Bronze Shakespeare Medal

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Date:1821

Description:An bronze medal struck in 1821.

This side features a portrait adapted from the Droeshout engraving for the 1623 First Folio.

Inscription: WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE. BORN APRIL 23 1564. DIED APRIL 23 1616.

Identity number SBT 1999-38/110


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Donor ref:SBT 1999-38/110 (15/9968)

Source: The Shakespeare Birthplace Trust - Museums

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