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Medal - Port Phillip Farmers Society, Silver Prize, Victoria, Australia,1862 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 48629

Port Phillip Farmers Society, in silver (38mm) by Arnoldi. Awarded to John Buncle for Wheat Mill & Flour Dressing Machine.

Previous Collections: The David Allen Collection
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 38 mm (Diameter)

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Tagged with: wheat, agricultural societies, agricultural machinery, flourmilling machinery
Themes this item is part of: Port Phillip Farmers Society, Victoria, Numismatics & Philately Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Civil
Tertiary Classification: agricultural prizes
Series: Australian Agricultural Prize
DateEra: 1862 AD
Obverse Description: Rural scene of farm house, reclining cow, sheep, horse and tools below gum tree branch; in exergue in tiny letters, ARNOLDI
Reverse Description: Engraved within open wreath below small Kangaroo PORT PHILLIP FARMERS SOCIETY / INSTITUTED 1848/ Wheat Mill/& Flour Dressing Machine/Prize/awarded to/Mr John Buncle/Annual Exhibition/1862'
Shape: round
Material: Silver
Issued By: Port Phillip Farmers' Society, Victoria, Australia, 1862
Awarded To: John Buncle, Victoria, Australia, 1862
Artist: Arnoldi, by 1862
Previous Owner: David Allen - I.S. Wright, Australia

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