Felicia Dorothea Hemans medal for Lyrical Poetry by Charles John Allen (1862-1956). Bronze, 123mm diameter. Signed obverse above right shoulder: “C J Allen 1900” Inscribed obverse: “FELICIA DOROTHEA HEMANS 1793-1835” Inscribed reverse at left: “PRIZE LYRICAL POEM.” Inscribed reverse at right: “UNIVERSITY OF LIVERPOOL.” Inscribed rim: “JAMES CLAYTON” [recipient] Private Collection. [Click twice on images to enlarge them.]

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