There may be information missing from this page.
Following the issue last week with object details, these records are almost back to normal. However some objects (1%) are still not showing all the data they should. We estimate the data will be fully restored next week.
Updated: 14 April 2015
Liverpool Shipwrights' Friendly Society medal; oval; brass; obverse: barque under sail; reverse: inscription.
- Length: 1.7 inches
Inscription ContentLIVERPOOL INTERNATIONAL . SHIPWRIGHTS FRIENDLY SOCIETY ESTABLISHED JANUARY 1865.
Associated dates : 1865 (Society established).
21 April 2005
Reason for treatment
clean metal tokens to remove foam residues
Object has foam residues over surface and has reacted with the surface patina.
Brushed and swabbed with acetone to remove foam residues.
- Associated with: Liverpool
- (Europe,United Kingdom,England,Merseyside,Liverpool)
Coins & Medals
If you’ve noticed a mistake or have any further information about this object, please email: email@example.com
Object reference number: MCT9481
British Museum collection data is also available in the W3C open data standard, RDF, allowing it to join and relate to a growing body of linked data published by organisations around the world.
The Museum makes its collection database available to be used by scholars around the world. Donations will help support curatorial, documentation and digitisation projects.