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Victoria sovereign

Maker:
Medalist (obverse): Sir Thomas Brock (British, Worcester 1847–1922 London)
Maker:
Medalist (reverse): Benedetto Pistrucci (Italian, 1783–1855, active England)
Date:
1899
Culture:
British
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
Diameter: 23 mm.
Classification:
Coins
Credit Line:
Gift of Assunta Sommella Peluso, Ada Peluso, and Romano I. Peluso, in memory of Ignazio Peluso, 2001
Accession Number:
2001.217.20
Not on view
Signature: Obverse: (below tranche) T. B.

Reverse: (in exergue) B. P.

Inscription: Obverse: (in margin) VICTORIA • DEI • GRA • BRITT • REGINA • FID • DEF • IND • IMP •

Reverse: (in exergue) 1899
[ Spink ; sold to Peluso ] ; Assunta Sommella Peluso ; Ada Peluso ; and Romano I. Peluso , New York (until 2001; to MMA)
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