Reference numberNLB/55/23
Alternative reference numberNLB/55 p13
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to The Chief Clerk, Royal Mint
Date09 November 1917
DescriptionLetter stating that The Royal Society agrees that their medals, whilst usually struck in gold, be made in sand-blasted copper during the war. Asks that names of recipients still be engraved on the medals
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