medal was struck forthe Peace of Utrecht bearing the portrait of Queen Anne of England (1665-1702-14); it was distributed to members of Parliament and others. In modern times official medals have been imitated because of their great public interest. See Authorized, unofficial, imitation, copies and reproductions, also copyrighted, patented. registered or licensed medals.
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