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Medal commemorating Prince and Princess Henry of Prussia and the 'Cap Trafalgar'

MEC2197
Commemorative medals

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Collection Commemorative medals, Coins and medals
Gallery locationNot on display
PeopleHistorical Association: Hamburg South American Steamship Company
Depiction: Prince Henry of Prussia
Depiction: Princess Irene of Hesse and by Rhine
Maker: M. Hansen
VesselsCap Trafalgar (1913)

Object details:

Object ID MEC2197
Description Medal commemorating Prince and Princess Henry of Prussia and the 'Cap Trafalgar'. Obverse: Busts of the Prince Henry of Prussia (right) and Princess (left) (both three-quarter left). Legend: 'PRINZ . U . PRINZESSIN . HEINRICH . V . PREUSSEN.' Reverse: Starboard view of the 'Cap Trafalgar' under steam. Inscription: 'HAMBURG-SÜDAMERIKANISCHE DAMPFSCHIFFFAHRTS-GESELLSCHAFT.' (The Hamburg South American Steamship Company.) 'I . FAHRT DER "CAP TRAFALGAR" MÄRZ 1914.' (The voyage of the 'Cap Trafalgar', March 1914.)
Date made 1914

Artist/Maker M. Hansen
Place made Germany
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Materials bronze
Measurements Overall: 60 mm
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  • Medal commemorating Prince and Princess Henry of Prussia and the 'Cap Trafalgar' (MEC2197)
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