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Medal - Opening of Direct Railway Heidelberg & Collingwood to Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1901 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 42826

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Australia Victoria
Medal - Opening of Direct Railway Heidelberg & Collingwood to Melbourne 1901 (AD)
Description:
Obverse: Bust of Edward VII with crown above and wreath around. Around : EDWARD VII R.I. FEAR GOD & HONOUR THE KING
Reverse: TO COMMEMORATE /THE OPENING OF / DIRECT RAILWAY /HEIDELBERG & COLLINGWOOD/TO MELBOURNE/21 OCT. 1901
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 23 mm (Diameter)

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Tagged with: australian federation 1901, railways
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection, Transport Collection, HRH Edward VII (1841-1910)
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Commemorative
Tertiary Classification: rail transport
DateEra: 1901 AD
Obverse Description: Bust of Edward VII with crown above and wreath around. Around : EDWARD VII R.I. FEAR GOD & HONOUR THE KING
Reverse Description: TO COMMEMORATE /THE OPENING OF / DIRECT RAILWAY /HEIDELBERG & COLLINGWOOD/TO MELBOURNE/21 OCT. 1901
Inscriptions: EDWARD VII R.I. FEAR GOD & HONOUR THE KING
TO COMMEMORATE THE OPENING OF DIRECT RAILWAY HEIDELBERG & COLLINGWOOD TO MELBOURNE 21 OCT. 1901
Shape: Round with hole
Material: Bronze silvered
Issued By: Victoria, Australia, 1901
Person Depicted: King Edward VII, Australia, 1901
Place Named: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1901
Place Named: Collingwood, Victoria, Australia, 1901
Place Named: Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia, 1901
References: Carlisle 1901/15

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