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Medal - Irish Dancing Prize, Portland, Victoria, Australia, 1933 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 35555

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Medal - Irish Dancing Prize, Portland 1933 (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 Irish dancing. This medal was won in the Irish Jig Under 12 division.
Description:
An engraved silver medal suspended by a loop at the top, it has the winners initials engraved on the obverse and details of the event engraved on the reverse.
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 40 mm (Height), 34 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: dances, irish dancing, irish jig
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: 1933 AD
Obverse Description: An engraved medal suspended by a loop at the top, it has the winners initials GMB engraved at the centre.
Reverse Description: PORTLAND 9 - 2 - 33 IRISH JIG UNDER 12 OPEN G.M. BOWMAN 2ND STG SIL
Edge Description: Plain
Inscriptions: Obverse: GMB
Reverse: PORTLAND 9 - 2 - 33 IRISH JIG UNDER 12 OPEN G.M. BOWMAN 2ND STG SIL
Shape: Cross & loop
Material: Silver
Issued By: Portland, Victoria, Australia, 1933
Awarded To: Gladys Bowman, Australia, 1933

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