Bronze medal of Britannia (Menai) bridge, by L.C.

Made:
1855 in Birmingham
artist:
Wyon, Leonard Charles

Bronze medal of Britannia (Menai) bridge, by L.C. Wyon, 1855. 58mm diameter, 5mm deep, in case 9.5x9.5x1.5cm, detailed inside lid, Joseph Moore Die Sinker Engraver Birmingm. Obverse: head relief profile to right of, and legend, Robert Stephenson; artist at base, L.C. Wyon. Reverse: scene of Britannia Tubular Bridge over the Menai Strait, train passing over, shipping beneath; dates 1846-1850

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Category:
Coins, Medals & Tokens
Object Number:
1982-1134
Measurements:
diameter: 5 x 58 mm
type:
medal
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
Eimer, C. (Sicilian Gallery)
status:
Permanent collection

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