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Medal commemorating Sir Jacob Bancks

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Collection Coins and medals, Commemorative medals
Gallery locationNot on display
PeopleDepiction: Bancks, Jacob
Historical Association: Bancks, Jacob

Object details:

Object ID MEC0454
Description Medal commemorating Sir Jacob Bancks. Obverse: Head of Sir Jacob Bancks in a long wig (right). Legend: 'IACOBVS . BANCK . S . EQ . S .' Reverse: Starboard broadside view of a three-masted ship, sails furled, dropping anchor; a coastline (right). Legend (right): 'TANDEM.' (At last.) One of a group of medals of English and Swedish gentlemen who were members of the same club in London.
Date made 1703

Artist/Maker Unknown
Richter, Benjamin
Place made Sweden
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Materials silver
Measurements Overall: 51 mm
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