- Museum number
Bronze medal. (whole)
Bust of William Camden, left, in skull cap, ruff, and gown trimmed with fur. (obverse)
- Production date
Diameter: 40.000 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- Medallic Illustrations 1, published in 1885, states:
This is one of a series of medallic portraits of illustrious personages of all countries executed in Paris.
William Camden, distinguished scholar and historian, was head master of Westminster School, Clarencieux King-at-Arms, &c. He was the author of several important works, among which is his ‘Britannia’, giving an account of the British Isles from earliest times.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Coins and Medals
- Registration number
- C&M catalogue number
MB1 (Medallic Illustrations 1) (230) (90)