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Object Name Medal, Prize
Catalog Number 0985.03.00136
Date 1806
Description Silver medal engraved on obverse "Bidmead & Johnston's Seminary / 1806 / Hampstead," reverse: "For Academic Merit." and four touchmarks.
Dimensions Dia-1.5 inches
Owned Josiah R. F. Tattnall
Provenance The medal was awarded to Josiah Tattnall when he was ten years old in 1806 for exemplary behavior and excelling in his studies. He attended school at Bidmead & Johnston's Seminary in Hampstead, England, while under the care of his paternal grandfather.
People Tattnall, Josiah R. F.
Subjects children
boys
Schools
Awards