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Medal - Australian Religious, Roman Catholic Church, Australia, pre 1976 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 35093

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 aluminium medal with loop and ring (19 mm diameter) featuring Madonna and Child together with Christ and 'Sacred Heart'
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 25 mm (Height), 19 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 0.74 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 length figure of Mary crowned and holding sceptre sitting among clouds and holding Christ as child, crowned and with halo.
Reverse Description: Half length figure of Christ 3/4 left showing 'Sacred Heart' radiate and burning.
Edge Description: Plain
Material: Aluminium
Issued By: Roman Catholic Church, Australia

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