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Medal - British Empire Exhibition, Great Britain, 1924 Reg. No: NU 20792
- Great Britain London
Medal - Great Britain, British Empire Exhibition, 1924 (AD)
Tower Bridge medal by Percy Metcalfe
Mint: Royal Mint, London
Other Details: The Tower Bridge over the Thames in London was completed in 1894. This bronze medal marks its 30th anniversary. It was designed by Percy Metcalfe.
- Scene of Tower Bridge,
- Acquisition Information:
- Transfer from Melbourne Branch of Royal Mint, 1978
|Dimensions:||64 mm (Diameter)|
|Dimension Comment:||Daim = 64 mm|
|Tagged with:||bridges, buildings, exhibitions, ships|
|Themes this item is part of:||Public Life & Institutions Collection, Transport Collection, Royal Mint, London, Percy Metcalfe, Coin Designer, (1895-1970), Royal Mint, Tower Hill, 1809-1975, Early History of London Mints, to 1300, The Royal Mint|
|On Display at:||Melbourne Museum|
|Obverse Description:||Tower Bridge buildings with ships sailing below.
At bottom TOWER / BRIDGE
On r. side , P.M.
|Place Depicted:||London, England, Great Britain|
|Issued By:||London, England, Great Britain|
|Mint:||Royal Mint, London|
|Artist:||Percy Metcalfe - Royal Mint, London|
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