George IV Medal by J Hardman

A copper gilt cliche proof of the obverse of a medal of George IV commemorating his visit to Scotland in 1822.

Details

Medium:
Copper
Acquired in:
1915
Presented by:
Emery Walker through The Art Fund

Designer: Hardman, engraver: Thomas Webb.

Artists include

Provenance

Collection of Philip Webb (grandson of the engraver)

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

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