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Medal - Australian Religious, Roman Catholic Church, Australia, pre 1976 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 35071

Summary:
Australia
Medal - Australian Religious pre 1976 (AD)
Mint: Made in Germany
Other Details: Australian religious medal, dated before 1976. It was imported into Australia and sold through Catholic churches.
Description:
An oval aluminium medal with loop and ring (19 * 26 mm) featuring a Madonna and Child each holding a scapular and an image of Christ.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 29 mm (Height), 19 mm (Width)
Weight: 0.88 g (Weight)
Dimension Comment: Height is with ring extended

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Tagged with: religions
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Commemorative
Tertiary Classification: religions
Series: Australian Religious Medals
DateEra: pre 1976 AD
Obverse Description: Full leangth figure of Mary crowned and with halo holding Christ as child in left arm and scapular in right hand, Christ, radiate holds scapular in left hand; around, REGINA SACRI SCAPULARIS, ORA PRO NOBIS. They stand among clouds within which, MADE IN GERMANY
Reverse Description: 3/4 leangth figure of Christ wearing halo and showing 'Sacred Heart' radiate, burning and wreathed with thorns; around, PRAEBE FILI MI COR TUUM MIHI
Edge Description: Plain
Inscriptions: Obverse: REGINA SACRI SCAPULARIS, ORA PRO NOBIS MADE IN GERMANY
Reverse: PRAEBE FILI MI COR TUUM MIHI
Shape: Oval
Material: Aluminium
Issued By: Roman Catholic Church, Australia

Made in Germany sold in Australia

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