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Medal - Irish Dancing Prize, Sale, Victoria, Australia, 1936 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 35565

Australia Victoria Sale
Medal - Irish Dancing Prize, Sale 1936 (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 16 division.
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: 38 mm (Height), 25 mm (Width)
Weight: 4.58 g (Weight)

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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: 1936 AD
Obverse Description: An engraved medal suspended by a loop at the top, it has the winners initials GMB engraved on a shield at the centre.
Reverse Description: Engraved: SALE 28 - 10 - 36 Irish Jig G.M. BOWMAN (2nd)
Stamped: STG SIL
Edge Description: Plain
Inscriptions: Obverse: GMB
Reverse: SALE 28 - 10 - 36 Irish Jig G.M. BOWMAN (2nd) STG SIL
Shape: Irregular
Material: Silver
Issued By: Sale, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia, 1936
Awarded To: Gladys Bowman, Australia, 1936

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