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Medal - Visit of Lord Beauchamp, Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia, 1899 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 42820

Summary:
Australia New South Wales Broken Hill
Visit of Lord Beauchamp, Governor of New South Wales, to Broken Hill, October 1899 (AD)
William Lygon , 7th Earl of Beauchamp, was Governor between 1899 and 1901.
Description:
Obverse: Head of Queen Victoria. Inscribed F.B.
Reverse: VISIT OF / LORD BEAUCHAMP / GOVERNOR OF/ NEW SOUTH WALES / TO BROKEN HILL/ OCT. 1899
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 26 mm (Diameter)

More information

Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection, HM Queen Victoria (1819-1901), William Lygon, 7th Earl Beauchamp (1872-1938)
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Commemorative
Tertiary Classification: public events
DateEra: 1899 AD
Obverse Description: Head of Queen Victoria. Inscribed F.B.
Reverse Description: VISIT OF / LORD BEAUCHAMP / GOVERNOR OF/ NEW SOUTH WALES / TO BROKEN HILL/ OCT. 1899
Inscriptions: VISIT OF LORD BEAUCHAMP GOVERNOR OF NEW SOUTH WALES TO BROKEN HILL OCT. 1899
Shape: Round with hole
Material: Bronze
Issued By: Broken Hill, Barrier Ranges, New South Wales, Australia, 1899

To be checked if issued by Victoria or Broken Hill.
Person Depicted: HM Queen Victoria, England, Great Britain, 1899
Person Named: Sir William Lygon (Lord Beauchamp), New South Wales, Australia, 1899
References: Carlisle 1899/10

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