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Medal - Death of Queen Victoria, Australia, 1901 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 33090

Death of Queen Victoria Jan 1901

Mint: Stokes & Sons
Other Details: Medal issued to commemorate the death of Queen Victoria in 1901. She died at Osborne House on the Isle of Wight, on 22 January 1901, after a reign of almost 64 years, the longest in British history.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 23 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 5.65 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: commemorations, queen victoria s death 1901, victoria died 22 nd 1901 edward and alexandra medal or coin
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection, HM Queen Victoria (1819-1901), Stokes & Son, Medal Makers, Melbourne, Victoria & Sydney, New South Wales
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Commemorative
Tertiary Classification: royalty
Series: Australian Commemorative Medals
DateEra: 1901 AD
Obverse Description: Veiled bust of Queen Victoria facing left,
Reverse Description: Within olive wreath, THE / NATION MOURNS / THE LOSS / OF OUR BELOVED / QUEEN / WHO DIED / AT OSBORN, 22.1.1901
Edge Description: Plain
Inscriptions: (edge)
Shape: round
Material: Silvered Bronze
Issued By: Australia
Mint: Stokes & Sons, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1901
Person Depicted: HM Queen Victoria
References: Car. 1901/32

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