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Medal - Coronation of King George V & Queen Mary Commemorative, Great Britain, 1911 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 36195

Summary:
Great Britain
This was the official medal of the coronation of George V and Queen Mary in 1911, sold throughout the British Empire including from the Melbourne Mint.
Description:
A silver medal (51 mm diameter) featuring busts of King George V and Quen Mary by the Australian artist Bertram McKennal
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 51 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 86.40 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: celebrations, king george v coronation 1911, royal coronations, king edward vii coronation 1902
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection, Edgar Bertram Mackennal, Sculptor (1863-1931), HRH King George V (1865-1936), HM Queen Mary (1867-1953)
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Commemorative
Tertiary Classification: royal coronations
Series: British Commemorative Medals
DateEra: 1911 AD
Obverse Description: Crowned bust of the King facing left, around, GEORGE V CROWNED JUNE 22 1911. Before the king an orb, below which the artist's initials BM
Reverse Description: Crowned bust of the Queen wearing ornate pearl necklace; around, QUEEN MARY JUNE 22 1911; artist's initials on base of bust, B.M.
Edge Description: Plain
Inscriptions: Obverse: GEORGE V CROWNED JUNE 22 1911 BM
Reverse: QUEEN MARY JUNE 22 1911
Shape: Round
Material: Silver
Issued By: England, Great Britain
Artist: Sir Bertram Mackennal, Australia
Person Depicted: HM King George V
Person Depicted: HM Queen Mary

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e robinson Posted on 17 Sep 2011 1:31 PM
coronation medal george mary on front revers side viking ship
chris ogormley Posted on 27 Oct 2013 8:17 AM
hi my sisters got a king george v queen mary 1911 can you tell me more of it why was it giving out

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