Title Front and reverse of a medal presented to Jenner by naval medical officers in 1801. Engraving, 1801, after a medal made by T. Harper.

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Physical description 1 print : line engraving and etching ; platemark 11.5 x 18.3 cm
Lettering note Lettering continues: "Apollo the god of physic presenting a young sailor just recovered from the vaccine inoculation to Britannia who in return extends a civic crown on which is written the word Jenner. On the reverse an anchor with motto's expressing the reign of George the third and the naval admininstration of Earl Spencer."
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Cite as Wellcome Library no. 20204i
Lettering Explanation of the naval medal presented by the medical officers to Dr. Jenner 1801. ... Thos. Harper fecit sigillum Fleet Street.
Author, etc. Harper, Thomas, active 1801.
Topic-LCSH Anchors.
Medicine, Naval.
Place name Great Britain.
Subject name Jenner, Edward, 1749-1823.
Apollo (Deity)
Genre/Technique Intaglio prints.
Copy photo no. V 16681
M 17034
System no. .b11780769
Record no. 20204i