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General Tom Thumb Medalet

Object Number: 
INV.13826
Date: 
ca. 1846
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
diameter: 7/8 in. ( 2.2 cm )
Description: 
Brass struck medalet with obverse depicting head of Queen Victoria facing left with legend: "VICTORIA REGINA."; date below bust: "1846". Reverse depicts standing figure of child, leaning onto large book; legend: "GENERAL TOM THUMB/15 LBS WEIGHT."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group