Reference numberNLB/15/611
Alternative reference numberNLB/15 p335
TitleCopy letter from Arthur William Rucker, to Horace A D Seymour, Royal Mint
Date4 November 1897
DescriptionAsks Seymour to give instructions for the striking of the Royal Society's Buchanan Medal, the die of which Rucker believes is in Seymour's hands. The medal is to gold as near to the value of 20 guineas as may be and will be required for presentation on 30th November. The recipient is Sir John Simon, FRS.
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueMC/17/72
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6673Rucker; Sir; Arthur William (1848 - 1915)1848 - 1915
NA7885Simon; Sir; John (1816 - 1904)1816 - 1904
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