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Meritorious Service Medal, 1848

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Collection Orders and medals, Coins and medals
Gallery locationNot on display
PeopleProvenance: Baldwin, Thomas

Object details:

Object ID MED0038
Description Obverse: Head of Queen Victoria with a diadem, hair tied in a knot (L). Legend VICTORIA REGINA. Below: 1848. Reverse: A laurel wreath tied with a bow, the royal crown above, inscription within "FOR MERITORIOUS CONDUCT". Fitted with a cusped bar and dark blue ribbon (missing). Inscription on edge, "SERGT THOS BALDWIN R.M. 16 JANY 1849".
Date made 1848

Artist/Maker Wyon, William
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Materials silver
Measurements 35 mm
  • Meritorious Service Medal, 1848 (MED0038)
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