1802 (made)

Coffin, Edwin

Diameter: 13.5 cm

A.3-1924 SCP

Relief design for a medal, wWax, English, by Edwin Coffin, 1802

Model for a medal depicting Britannia standing crowning a figure of Minerva; modelled in brown wax on a mahogany background; inscribed 'Arts and Commerce Promoted / Britannia, 1802'.

This relief design for a medal was made by Edwin Coffin in England, 1802. From the inscription 'Arts and Commerce Promoted' this appears to be a design for a medal awarded by the Society of Arts, and probably exhibited at the Royal Academy by Coffin in 1802.

Bought from Mr C.S. Taplin for £1.5s

Location: In Storage

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