Vincze Shakespeare Medal

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Date:1972

Description:One of a set of four medallions commissioned by the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust. This side illustrates the scene in The Merry Wives of Windsor when Falstaff hides in a buck (i.e. laundry) basket with the assistance of Mrs. Ford, Mrs. Page and Robin who then cover him with soiled linen.

Designed by Paul Vincze.

Identity number SBT 1972-66/1


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Donor ref:SBT 1972-66/1 (15/9973)

Source: The Shakespeare Birthplace Trust - Museums

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