Reference numberM/235
TitleWren, Sir Christopher
DescriptionPortrait medal. Obverse: bust of Wren, left profile, hair long, in vest and loose mantle. Reverse: the west front of St. Paul's Cathedral.
InscriptionContentObverse: CHRISTOP . WREN . EQUES . AUR & ARCHITECT . Below bust: OBIIT . A . D . 1723. AET. 91.
Reverse: Upper inscription: UNUM . PRO . CUNCTIS . FAMA . LOQUATUR . OPUS . Lower inscription: INCEPT . A.D . 1675 . PERFECT . A.D . 1711. In exergue: AEDES . S . PAULI . LOND. ; G . D . GAAB . SCULP
Dimensions99 mm diameter
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8299Wren; Sir; Christopher (1632 - 1723); architect, astronomer, and mathematician1632 - 1723
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