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Medal - Scottish Dancing Prize, Eureka Stockade Carnival Ballarat, Victoria, Australia, 1931 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 35540

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Australia Victoria Sale
Medal - Scottish Dancing Prize, Eureka Stockade Carnival Ballarat 1931 (AD)
Mint: not recorded
Awarded to: Bowman, Gladys
Other Details: This is one of a group of gold and silver medals won at country shows around Victoria by Gladys Bowman in the early 1930s for Scottish dancing. This medal was won for the Highland Fling Under 14 division.
Description:
A sterling silver and 9ct gold medal suspended by a loop at the top, it has the winners initials engraved on a gold shield on the obverse and details of the event engraved on the reverse.
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 37 mm (Height), 28 mm (Width)
Weight: 2.78 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: dancing, highland fling, scottish communities, scottish cultural activities, scottish dancing
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Civil
Tertiary Classification: dance prizes
Series: Australian Dancing Medals
DateEra: 1931 AD
Obverse Description: A sterling silver and 9ct gold medal suspended by a loop at the top, it has the winners initials GMB engraved on a gold shield at the centre.
Reverse Description: EUREKA STOCKADE CARNIVAL BALLARAT 6 - 4 - 31 OPEN HIGHLAND FLING UNDER 14 GLADYS BOWMAN 3rd ST.SIL APEX
Edge Description: Plain
Inscriptions: Obverse: GMB
Reverse: EUREKA STOCKADE CARNIVAL BALLARAT 6 - 4 - 31 OPEN HIGHLAND FLING UNDER 14 GLADYS BOWMAN 3rd ST.SIL APEX
Material: Silver and Gold
Issued By: Ballarat, Victoria, Australia, 1931
Awarded To: Gladys Bowman, Australia, 1930

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