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

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.
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
Shape: Round with loop
Material: Aluminium
Issued By: Roman Catholic Church, Australia

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