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Naval Good Shooting Medal 1910-1914

MED0403
Coins and medals

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Collection Coins and medals, Orders and medals
Gallery locationNot on display
PeopleDepiction: King George V
Provenance: Druce, A J
VesselsFormidable 1898 (HMS)

Object details:

Object ID MED0403
Description Obverse: Bust of King George V in naval uniform, orders and medals (L). Legend: "GEORGIVS V BRIT:OMN:REX ET IND:IMP:" Reverse: Neptune, grasping thunderbolts in both hands, standing on a platform, behind the prow of a galley, heads of three sea-horses (R). Legend: "AMAT VICTORIA CVRAM". Instituted in 1903. Inscription on edge: "202969 A.J.DRUCE. LDG-SEAN. H.M.S.FORMIDABLE. 1913. 6IN B.L." Suspended from clasp by a ribbon with central scarlet and two white stripes edged with blue.
Date made 1913

Artist/Maker Mackennal, B.
Winser, M.
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Materials organic: textile [ribbon]; metal: silver
Measurements 36 mm
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  • Naval Good Shooting Medal 1910-1914 (MED0403)
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