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Medal - His Majesty the King's Royal Australian Military College, Australia, circa 1920 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 35260

Summary:
Australia
Medal - Royal Australian Military College His Majesty the King's c. 1920( AD)
Mint: Royal Mint, London
Other Details: Royal Australian Military College gilt bronze medal, minted around 1902. It depicts King George V.
Description:
A gilt bronze medal (44 mm. diameter) featuring a bust of King George V
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Melbourne Branch of Royal Mint, 1978
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 44 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 39.28 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: australian army, education
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection, Edgar Bertram Mackennal, Sculptor (1863-1931), HRH King George V (1865-1936)
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Military General Service
Tertiary Classification: education
Series: Australian Prize Medals
DateEra: circa 1920 AD
Obverse Description: Bust of George V, head bare, facing left wearing military medals; around, GEORGIVS V D:G: BRITT: OMN: REX: F.D. IND. IMP. on truncation the artist's initials, BM
Reverse Description: Around on broad rim, HIS MAJESTY THE KING'S MEDAL within, above a shield depicting the six States set against a background of olive and oak leaves ROYAL / AUSTRALIAN / MILITARY / COLLEGE
Edge Description: Plain
Inscriptions: Obverse: GEORGIVS V D:G: BRITT: OMN: REX: F.D. IND. IMP. BM
Reverse: HIS MAJESTY THE KING'S MEDAL ROYAL AUSTRALIAN MILITARY COLLEGE
Material: Bronze
Issued By: Royal Australian Military College, Australia
Artist: Sir Bertram Mackennal, England, Great Britain
Person Depicted: King George V
Organisation Named: Royal Australian Military College, Australia

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