Medal - Armstrong Shoe Mart, Frankston, Victoria, Australia, 1985 Reg. No: NU 30384
- Australia Victoria Frankston
Medal - Armstrong Shoe Mart, Frankston 1985 (AD)
Issue number 219 Type 53
Mint: Brim Artist: Hafner
Other Details: 280 struck in copper and given to customers who purchased shoes. A $1 discount given if returned on the occasion of a further purchase.
- A copper medal (32 mm diameter) featuring a bust of Ian Armstrong, facing front, and the 1985 emu and kangaroo reverse.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mr Ian Armstrong
|Weight:||13.69 g (Weight)|
|Tagged with:||customer rewards programs, sales promotion, shoes|
|Themes this item is part of:||Ian Armstrong, President, Victorian Antique Dealers Guild, Clothing & Textiles Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Emil Hafner, Engraver (circa 1920s- )|
|Tertiary Classification:||commerce & retailing|
|Series:||Australian Promotional Medals|
|Obverse Description:||At centre a bust of Ian Armstrong facing 3/4 right wearing glasses around, ARMSTRONG SHOE MART. SHOEX * 70 WELLS ST. FRANKSTON * (the * stops are in the form of penny-farthing bicycles); around above in second row, LOOK AT YOUR SHOES OTHERS DO; across bust, IAN M.L. ARMSTRONG / 1984|
|Reverse Description:||At centre on grassy base an emu standing facing right and a kangaroo standing facing left; above, ADVANCE VICTORIA in exergue 1985; the artist's name, HAFNER in small letters below the kangaroo|
|Inscriptions:||Obverse: ARMSTRONG SHOE MART. SHOEX 70 WELLS ST. FRANKSTON LOOK AT YOUR SHOES OTHERS DO IAN M.L. ARMSTRONG 1984
Reverse: ADVANCE VICTORIA 1985 HAFNER
|Issued By:||Armstrong Shoe Mart, Frankston, Victoria, Australia, 1985|
|Mint:||Brim Medallions, Australia
280 struck in April 1985.
|Artist:||Emil Hafner, Australia|
|Person Depicted:||Mr Ian Armstrong, Australia|
|References:||Issue 219 Type 53|