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medal, commemorative

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  • Other titles
    Art Union medal: Inigo Jones (descriptive name)
  • Description
    Art Union medal: Inigo Jones
    bronze medal; 54mm diameter
    obverse: bust of Inigo Jones, facing left; legend: INIGO JONES; medallist's mark below bust: C. F. CARTER F.
    reverse: view of Whitehall banqueting housel; legend: BANQUETING HOUSE / WHITEHALL / 1616
    edge: ART - UNION OF LONDON 1849
  • Place
  • Other Number
    1932.233, 18033.3, N2281, 691
  • Accession number
    1932.233
  • Accession date
    Unknown
  • Collection area
  • Item count
    1
  • Record richness
medal, commemorative, 1932.233, 18033.3, 691, N2281, Photographed by Denise Baynham, digital, 15 Jan 2018, © Auckland Museum CC BY
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Artefact

  • Credit
    collection of the Mackelvie Trust Board, Auckland, 1885, (691), on loan to Auckland War Memorial Museum, 1932.233, 18033.3, N2281
  • Notes
    Art Union medal : Inigo Jones 1849
    Inigo Jones (1576-1651) "brought to England the designs of the Italian Palladio and started the taste for imitative styles".
    reference: 'The Medals of The Art Union of London' by G K Beaulah, The British Numismatic Journal' Vol XXXV1 1967
  • Person
  • Place
  • Date
    1849
    1 January 1849 to 31 December 1849
  • Subject category
  • Collection
  • Production
    Carter, C F (medallist)
    [United Kingdom]Europe
    [United Kingdom]Europe
    1849
    Queen Victoria (1837 - 1901), English reign
  • Signature/marks
    • INIGO JONES  (legend)
    • C. F. CARTER F.  (medallist's name)
    • BANQUETING HOUSE / WHITEHALL / 1616  (legend)
    • ART - UNION OF LONDON 1849  (medal inscription)
  • Consists of
    0 - Whole › bronze
    bronze
  • Dimensions
    • 0 - Whole diameter : 54mm
      (54mm diameter)
    • 0 - Whole depth : 5mm
  • Classification
  • Record created
    18 April 1997

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