Shakespeare Medal - dedicated to Princess Victoria

Scope and Content

Medal issued on the occasion of the Sakespeare's England exhibition. Dedicated to Princess Victoria. Accompanied by case. Made by Vaughtons Ltd., Goldsmiths and Medallists, Birmingham; manufacturer's name inscribed below raised Shakespeare bust and inside the case.

Conditions Governing Access

Open

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Recto: embossed with bust of Shakespeare; 'William Shakespeare' inscribed underneath the bust.

Verso: inscribed as follows: 'Struck by the Shakespeare Memorial Committee at "Shakespeare's England", 1616-1916, the recipient's name, Her Royal Highness Princess Victoria, is inscribed in the book of The World's Tribute to Shakespeare, MIMXII'.

Probably made of bronze.