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Medal commemorating Emperor William II Protector of the Kiel Regatta week 1882-1907

MEC2419
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Collection Coins and medals, Commemorative medals
User collections The Intrepid Amateurs by Nationalmaritimemuseum
Gallery locationNot on display
PeopleDepiction: William II, Emperor of
Historical Association: William II, Emperor of
Maker: W. Haverkamp
EventsKiel regatta week, 1882-1907
VesselsMeteor fl.1907

Object details:

Object ID MEC2419
Description A plaque shaped medal commemorating Emperor William II Protector of the Kiel Regatta week 1882-1907. Obverse: Bust of the Emperor William II in uniform and order (right). Exergue: 'WILHELM . II . DEVSCHER . KAISER VND . KOENIG . VON . PREVSSEN SCHIRMHERR . DER . KIELER . WOCHE'. Inscription: '1882-1907'. Reverse: Port broadside view of the 'Meteor', yacht, racing, a yawl (left) and a cutter (right) in the distance; a royal crown and crossed burgees and sprays of laurel below. Inscription: (right) 'K.Y.C.'; (left) 'N.R.V.'
Date made 1907

Artist/Maker W. Haverkamp
Place made Germany
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Materials silver
Measurements Overall: 71 x 51 mm
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  • Medal commemorating Emperor William II Protector of the Kiel Regatta week 1882-1907 (MEC2419)
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