Reference numberM/151
TitleHoward Medal of the Statistical Society
DescriptionBust of John Howard, left profile, hair long, and tied behind; in coat, collar and cravat
InscriptionContentObverse: JOHN HOWARD F.R.S. SHERIFF OF BEDFORD. 1773. Below: A.B. WYON.
Reverse: A sheaf of corn, erect, with inscription: HOWARD . PRIZE . FOUNDED . 1873 . WILLIAM . A. GUY M.B. F.R.S. PRESIDENT. Within a border: STATISTICAL SOCIETY . ESTABLISHED . 1834.
MaterialsBase metal
Access statusOpen
Related materialM/100, M/269
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