Medal, the Royal Medal [of the Royal Society, Lond

Made:
1949 in London
maker:
Joseph-Hubert Ponscarme

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Medal, the Royal Medal [of the Royal Society, London], awarded to George Paget Thomson, [1949]. Gold; 72mm diameter, 7mm ht, in red leather Royal Mint case, 12.2x12.2x3cm. Weight 296.06g. obverse: Georgivs VI Rex: Soc: Reg: Lond: Patronvs MCMXXXVII [ 1937]; relief profile Head to L of King George VI, initialled HP. reverse: Regis Mvnificentia Arbitrio Societatis; relief statue of Isaac Newton, and diagrams. rim legend: Sir George Thomson, F.R.S. rim gold markstamped

Details

Category:
Coins, Medals & Tokens
Object Number:
2003-219
Measurements:
height/diameter: 7 mm x x , 72 mm,
type:
medal
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
Thomson, David