- Previous 0/16431
Alloy medal.(obverse) Steam warship sailing right firing guns on turrets, shells landing above and below, three steam warships on horizon above: date in exergue.
(reverse) Anchor and two crossed wreaths below crown.
- Made in: British Isles
- (Europe,British Isles)
- Diameter: 76 millimetres
Inscription Positionobverse exergue
Inscription ContentXXXI MAY
Inscription ContentTHE VICTORY OF JUTLAND BANK
AUSP REG SOC NUMISMATICAE
Inscription Positionreverse in field
Inscription ContentJELLICOE BEATTY
Winning entrant in a competition organised by the Royal Numismatic Society to design a medal to commemorate the Battle of Jutland.
Not on display
2014, 9 May-23 Nov, BM, G69a, The Other Side of the Medal: How Germany saw the First World War
- Commemoration of: Battle of Jutland (21 May 1916)
Coins & Medals
If you’ve noticed a mistake or have any further information about this object, please email: email@example.com
Object reference number: CME15832
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.