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William Pitt Medal

Object Number: 
INV.3336
Date: 
ca. 1766
Medium: 
Copper
Dimensions: 
diameter: 1 5/8 in. ( 4.1 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: obverse, below bust truncation: "TPINGOF."
Description: 
Copper struck medal with obverse showing clothed bust of William Pitt with legend: "GVLIELMVS PITT". Reverse bears inscription: "THE MAN/WHO . HAVING/SAVED THE/PARENT . PLEADED/WITH SUCCESS/FOR HER/CHILDREN."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group