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Medal - Australian Religious, Victoria, Australia, circa 1890 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 33479

Summary:
Australia Victoria
Medal - Australian Religious c. 1890 (AD)
Mint: Stokes
Other Details: Australian religious medal, dated to around 1890. It features the Lord's Prayer.
Description:
A gilt medal (17 mm diameter) a head of Christ wearing the crown of thorns and the Lord's Prayer
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 19 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 2.67 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: religions
Themes this item is part of: George McArthur, Collector & Baker (1842-1903), Public Life & Institutions Collection, Stokes & Son, Medal Makers, Melbourne, Victoria & Sydney, New South Wales
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Commemorative
Tertiary Classification: religions
Series: Australian Religious Medals
DateEra: circa 1890 AD
Obverse Description: Bust of Christ facing right wearing crown of thorns; around, HE WAS DESPISED & REJECTED BY MEN
Reverse Description: OUR / FATHER / WHO ART IN HEAVEN / HALLOWED BE THY NAME / THY KINGDOM COME / THY WILL BE DONE ON EARTH / AS IT IS IN HEAVEN / GIVE US THIS DAY OUR DAILY BREAD / FORGIVE US OUR TRESPASSES / AS WE FORGIVE THEM / THAT TRESPASS AGAINST US / LEAD US NOT INTO TEMPTATION / BUT DELIVER US FROM EVIL / FOR THINE IS THE KINGDOM / THE POWER / & THE GLORY FOR / EVER & EVER / AMEN
Edge Description: Plain
Inscriptions: Obverse: HE WAS DESPISED & REJECTED BY MEN
Reverse: OUR FATHER WHO ART IN HEAVEN HALLOWED BE THY NAME THY KINGDOM COME THY WILL BE DONE ON EARTH AS IT IS IN HEAVEN GIVE US THIS DAY OUR DAILY BREAD FORGIVE US OUR TRESPASSES AS WE FORGIVE THEM THAT TRESPASS AGAINST US LEAD US NOT INTO TEMPTATION BUT DELIVER US FROM EVILFOR THINE IS THE KINGDOM THE POWER & THE GLORY FOR EVER & EVER AMEN
Shape: round
Material: Gilt
Issued By: Victoria, Australia
Mint: Stokes (Mint), Australia, circa 1890
References: Car. H/1 in gilt bronze

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