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Medal - Tasmanian Exhibition, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia, 1894-1895 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 42808

Summary:
Australia Tasmania Hobart
Tasmanian Exhibition, Hobart, 1894-5 (AD)
The Tasmanian Exhibition was opened by the Governor, His Excellency Viscount Gormanston, on 15 November 1894 in the Exhibition Building erected on the Queen's Domain, Hobart.
Description:
Silver medal with hole for wearing
Obverse: In centre , Tasmanian Exhibition Building. Around: TASMANIAN EXHIBITION/ HOBART / 1894-5
Reverse: In centre, coat of arms. Around: ADVANCE AUSTRALIA
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 16 mm (Diameter)

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Tagged with: exhibitions
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Commemorative
Tertiary Classification: exhibitions
DateEra: 1894-1895 AD
Obverse Description: In centre ,Tasmanian Exhibition Building. Around: TASMANIAN EXHIBITION HOBART / 1894-5
Reverse Description: Reverse: In centre , coat of arms. Around: ADVANCE AUSTRALIA
Inscriptions: TASMANIAN EXHIBITION HOBART 1894-5
ADVANCE AUSTRALIA
Shape: Round with hole
Material: Silver
Issued By: Hobart, Tasmania, Australia, 1894-1895
References: Carlisle 1894-5/1

Comments

Sue Posted on 02 Oct 2013 2:20 PM
Hi,
I have one of these medals in a lot better condition than the one pictured. Mine has no hole but has a loop welded onto it for hanging on a chain.
If you would like me to provide you with a photo of mine please email me.
Thanks,
Sue

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