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Edward VII and Alexandra

British
1902


Dimensions

Coin or medal: 31 mm, 12h

Accession Number

27.273

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Numismatics

Circular medal of Edward VII (1841-1910), king of Great Britain, and Alexandra of Denmark.

Obverse: Profile bust of Edward looking to proper left; inscribed at edge “EDWARD CROWNED 9.AUGUST 1902”.

Reverse: Profile bust of Alexandra looking to proper left; inscribed at edge “ALEXANDRA QUEEN CONSORT” and on banner “9.AUG.1902”.

Inscription

Obverse: Inscribed at edge "EDWARD CROWNED 9.AUGUST 1902".

Reverse: Inscribed at edge "ALEXANDRA QUEEN CONSORT" and on banner "9.AUG.1902".

Provenance

Before 1927, The Mary Hooper Packard Collection; 1927, gift of Horace Packard to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 5, 1927)

Credit Line

Gift of Horace Packard