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medal

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1932,1202.1

  • Description

    Medal. In black presentation box, with the initials G.P.T. on the lid.(obverse) Seven flags.
    (reverse) Wreath enclosing inscription.

  • Producer name

  • Authority

  • Date

    • 1900-1902 (date on object)
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Weight: 62.65 grammes
    • Diameter: 52 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        obverse
      • Inscription Language

        French
      • Inscription Content

        Gouvernement provisoire du district de Tientsin 1900-1902
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        edge
      • Inscription Language

        Japanese
      • Inscription Content

        天賞
      • Inscription Transliteration

        Tenshodo
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        on lid of box
      • Inscription Language

        French
      • Inscription Content

        G P T
      • Inscription Translation

        Gouvernement provisoire du district de Tientsin
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        on inside lid of box
      • Inscription Language

        English and Japanese
      • Inscription Content

        天賞 / Manufactured by Tenshodo, Tokyo, 351025
      • Inscription Translation

        Tenshodo / Manufactured by Tenshodo, Tokyo, 351025
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        reverse
      • Inscription Language

        Chinese or Japanese
      • Inscription Content

        都統衙門
      • Inscription Transliteration

        Dutong yamen
  • Curator's comments

    Record of the donation (CM Reports 1931-1932): "From Paul Bauer, Esq. Austrian Consul General, Tientsin. A specimen of the medal issued by the Provisional Government of Tientsin 1900-1902 to those who took part in the administration and defence of the city during the Boxer Rising."

  • Location

    Not on display

  • Subjects

  • Associated places

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1932

  • Department

    Coins & Medals

  • Registration number

    1932,1202.1

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