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Medal - Hall's of Toorak, Victoria, Australia, 1984 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 35057

Summary:
Australia Victoria Toorak
Medal - Hall's of Toorak1984
Mint: Hafner Mint, Eltham
Other: This was the fifth issue by Hall's of Toorak. 1000 were struck and given away with the purchase of a pair of shoes in 1984. Should the medal be returned at a later purchase it had a discount value of $2. It is identical to type three but struck on a thicker copper flan.
Description:
A copper medal (32 mm diameter) featuring a boy shining a man's shoes together with a copy of the nineteenth century token emu and kangaroo design.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Hall's of Toorak, 1984
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 32 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 11.05 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: customer rewards programs, shoe shops
Themes this item is part of: Clothing & Textiles Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Emil Hafner, Engraver (circa 1920s- )
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Commemorative
Tertiary Classification: commerce & retailing
Series: Australian Promotional Medals
DateEra: 1984 AD
Obverse Description: Shoeshine boy kneeling facing left cleaning left shoe of Gentleman wearing top hat with cane under arm who stands facing right with left foot on box, in exergue, SHOES; around on broad rim defined by a line circle 23 mm diameter, . HALL'S OF TOORAK . 484 TOORAK ROAD TOORAK VILLAGE
Reverse Description: Emu and kangaroo standing facing each other on grassy base, the emu on the left; around above, ADVANCE VICTORIA in exergue 1984 and the mint name HAFNER in small letters
Edge Description: Plain
Inscriptions: Obverse: SHOES HALL'S OF TOORAK 484 TOORAK ROAD TOORAK VILLAGE
Reverse: ADVANCE VICTORIA 1984 HAFNER
Material: Copper
Issued By: Hall's of Toorak, Toorak, Victoria, Australia, 1984
Mint: Hafner (Mint), Eltham, Victoria, Australia, 1984
Commissioned By: Hall's of Toorak, Toorak, Victoria, Australia, 1984

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