Object Title

Commemorative medallion - Sir Francis Burdett

Commemorative medallion - Sir Francis Burdett

Date

1800-1820

Object Number

XVIII.807

Provenance

Purchased from dealer AH Baldwin & Sons Ltd., 4 May 2001.

Physical Description

Of white metal. Obverse: bust of Sir Francis Burdett facing left. Reverse: ELECTED M.P. MDCCXCV (1795) and the date of the medal, MDCCCX (1810). A hole has been drilled at 12 o'clock, presumably to facilitate wearing of the medal by a supporter.

Dimensions

Dimensions: diameter 42mm

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

Purchased together with XVIII.797 -806. (See also XVIII.805).