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Ancient and Honorable Artilerary Company Fall Field Tour of Duty with Honourable Artillery Company London, 1954

Honorific medal from the Ancient and Honorable Artilerary Company Fall Field Tour of Duty with Honourable Artillery Company London attached to bar on ribon colored red and blue. Obverse: Shield of arms; inscribed at edge "·QUEEN ELIZABETH II·" and "CAPITAIN.GENERAL". Reverse: Inscribed...

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Inscription

Obverse: Inscribed at edge "·QUEEN ELIZABETH II·" and "CAPITAIN.GENERAL". Reverse: Inscribed "ANCIENT & HONORABLE·/ARTILLERY COMPANY/FALL FIELD/TOUR OF DUTY WITH/HONOURABLE/ARTILLERY COMPANY/-·-/LONDON/OCTOBER 1954".

Provenance

1955, the Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company; 1955, given by the Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company to the MFA. (Accession date: April 14, 1955)

Credit Line

Gift of the Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company

British, 1954

Object Place

Great Britain

Dimensions

Diameter: 38 mm (1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

RES.55.7

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver and ribbon

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals