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Medal - Bank of Adelaide & SAS 10 Time Capsule, South Australia, Australia, 1976 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 29397

Australia South Australia, Adelaide

Time Capsule Medal, 1976

Other Details: The Bank of Adelaide was formed in 1865 and operated until 1979, when it was purchased by the Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited. It was one of only a handful of companies in Australia that paid a dividend to its shareholders since incorporation, and had had distinguished itself by surviving the 1893 economic crisis. In 1976 it issued this medal in association with TV chanel SAS 10 and the Children's Medical Research Foundation to commemorate a time capsule.
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 30 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 13.14 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: child welfare, fundraising, health campaigns, healthcare medicine, medical research, time capsules
Themes this item is part of: Childhood & Youth Collection, Medicine in Society Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Bank of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Bank of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Commemorative
Tertiary Classification: commerce & retailing
Series: Australian Commemorative Medals
DateEra: 1976 AD
Obverse Description: A piece of 'ritual art' (ie I don't know what it is) on a box datyed 1976 2001; around, BANK ADELAIDE SAS 10 TIME CAPSULE
Reverse Description: Two stick figures representing male and female standing, legs apart facing, girl holds leaf in extended right hand; on right CMR
Edge Description: Plain
Shape: round
Material: Silver
Issued By: Bank of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Commissioned By: Bank of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia, 1976

In association with TV chanel SAS 10 and the Children's Medical Research Foundation.

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