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Medal - Governor's Prize, Victoria, Australia, circa 1900 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 35687

Summary:
Australia Victoria
The Governor's Prize 1899 (AD)
Mint: P. Blashki & Sons
Awarded to: Not issued
Other Details: Governor's Prize medal, not issued. It was made around 1900.
Description:
An unissued silver prize medal (45 mm diameter). It features a cow with calf and a Coat of Arms within a wreath of wheat, grape vines and ferns
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 46 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 54.38 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: agriculture
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, P. Blashki & Sons, Melbourne, Victoria
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Civil
Tertiary Classification: governor's prizes
Series: Australian Prize Medals
DateEra: circa 1900 AD
Obverse Description: Cow with calf in field, farmhouse on right, wheat on left; above, THE GOVERNOR'S PRIZE; below AWARDED / TO (space in exurgue to engrave winner's name and date); in small letters above the exergue, P. BLASHKI & SONS
Reverse Description: The Governor's coat of arms within wreath of wheat, grape vines and wattle; motto on ribbon bemow, ARDUIS SOEPE METU NUNQUAM
Edge Description: Plain
Inscriptions: Obverse: THE GOVERNOR'S PRIZE AWARDED TO P. BLASHKI & SONS
Reverse: ARDUIS SOEPE METU NUNQUAM
Material: Silver
Issued By: Victoria, Australia, 1899
Mint: P. Blashki & Sons, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1899
Awarded To: William Sayers, Victoria, Australia, 1899

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