- Museum number
Silver medal. (whole)
Equestrian figure of William III left, right hand raised holding baton. (obverse)
Royal arms with supporters. (reverse)
- Production date
Diameter: 34.000 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- Brown 1980 states:
Struck for one of the Orange Societies which were formed by the Protestants in Ulster, in 1800, to gain support for the defence of their religion and rights in the face of concessions obtained by the Irish parliament at Dublin.
These pieces are occasionally found with a loop for suspension. Frazer mentions having a specimen in white metal.
Bibliography: Frazer, W. The Medallists of Ireland and their work. Extracts from the 'Journal of the Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland'. Vol. XVII/453.
- Not on display
- Associated titles
Associated Title: Orange Association, 1800
- Coins and Medals
- Registration number
- C&M catalogue number
MB3 (Brown 1) (121) (493)