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Albert Medal of the Royal Society of Arts

DETAILS

Object name
Maker
Date
1863–1864
Object number
PPHC000387
Acquisition
Gift from Vaughan Williams, Ursula — 1963-02

Description

Gold medal; obverse: portrait head of Albert, Prince Consort in profile looking left with inscriptions around the rim, on either side and below; reverse: three allegorical figures representing the Society, Art standing facing left, Commerce and Industry seated to left and right, with inscriptions around the rim and in exergue; further inscription around the edge. In the original velvet covered medal case.

Associations

awarded by Royal Society for the Arts, Manufactures and Commerce

presented to Vaughan Williams, Ralph (OM)

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