Medal commemorating Joseph Priestley

Made:
1783 in England
artist:
Hancock, John Gregory

Joseph Priestley. IG Hancock F. 1783. Medal in bronze, 36mm diameter, 2mm deep. Issued to commemorate discovery of oxygen. obverse: bust profile to R. reverse: group of apparatus used in researches; sculpted in reverse order to inv.1993-1353. (ex-Gabb, NMM, V.67)

Details

Category:
Coins, Medals & Tokens
Object Number:
1993-1354
type:
commemorative medal
credit:
National Maritime Museum

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