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Medal - Industrial Exhibition, Ballarat, Victoria, Australia, 1895-1896 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 42810

Summary:
Australia Victoria Ballarat
Industrial Exhibition, Ballarat 1895-6 (AD)
Opened by Lord Brassey, Governor of Victoria 1895-1900.
Description:
holed with loop for wearing
Obverse: Bust of Lord Brassey facing three-quarters left; around, OPENED BY LORD BRASSEY.
Reverse: In centre , Ballarat Exhibition Building with flags flying; around, INDUSTRIAL EXHIBITION. In exergue: 95-96 / BALLARAT
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 22 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: 1895-1896 AD
Obverse Description: Head of Lord Brassey. Around: OPENED BY LORD BRASSEY.
Reverse Description: In centre , building. Around : INDUSTRIAL EXHIBITION. In exergue: 95-96 / BALLARAT
Inscriptions: OPENED BY LORD BRASSEY.
INDUSTRIAL EXHIBITION
95-96 BALLARAT
Shape: Round with hole and loop
Issued By: Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
Person Depicted: Governor Thomas Brassey, Victoria, Australia
References: Not in Carlisle

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Tom Smith Posted on 28 Dec 2013 4:23 PM
The Industrial Exhibition building which was on the North side of the Alfred Hall burned down on Friday March 25 1921. It was being used as for Military storage.

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