Joseph Priestley. Medal in bronze, 54mm diameter,

Made:
1794
maker:
Phipson

Joseph Priestley. Medal in bronze, 54mm diameter, 2.5mm deep. by Phipson, to commemorate Priestley's emigration to America in 1794, after the sacking of his house by the mob. obverse, profile to R; reverse, dated 4 June 1794, inscribed Magnus Christianus Philosophus (ex-Gabb, NMM, V.71)

Details

Category:
Coins, Medals & Tokens
Object Number:
1993-1358
Measurements:
diameter: 2.5 x 54 mm
type:
medal
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
National Maritime Museum

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