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Medal - Victoria's 50th Jubilee Exhibition Prize, Victoria, Australia, 1884-1885 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 34635

Summary:
Australia Victoria
Medal - Victoria's Jubilee Exhibition Prize1884 - 1885 (AD)
Mint: Stokes & Martin
Awarded to: De Lacy Evans, G.
Other Details: Silver Victoria's Jubilee Exhibition prize medal, awarded to G. de Lacy Evans. This exhibition was held in the Royal Exhibition Buildings in 1884-85 as part of the celebrations for the 50th anniversary of white settlement in Victoria.
Description:
A silver prize medal (30 mm dia) won by G De Lacy Evans. It provides details of the exhibition and winner's name and features Plenty standing front, emptying a cornucopiae and pointing to a scroll with the motto NOBLE AND USEFUL WORKS
Acquisition Information:
Donation, 1985
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 30 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 11.82 g (Weight)

More information

Tagged with: exhibitions
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection, J.H. Knipe, Councillor of Prahran, Victoria (circa 1850s-?)
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Civil
Tertiary Classification: exhibition prizes
Series: Australian Exhibition Medals
DateEra: 1884-1885 AD
Obverse Description: At centre on shield, AWADRED / TO / G De Lacy Evans around, J.H. KNIPE . ORIG. PRO. around all on broad rim, JUBILEE OF VICTORIA EXHIBITION 1884 - 85
Reverse Description: Within a trefoil compartment Plenty standing front, emptying a cornucopiae and pointing to a scroll with the motto NOBLE AND USEFUL WORKS. In the three compartments outside the trefoil, a leaf and scroll work.
Edge Description: Plain
Inscriptions: Obverse: JUBILEE OF VICTORIA EXHIBITION 1884 - 85 J.H. KNIPE . ORIG. PRO. AWADRED TO G De Lacy Evans
Reverse: NOBLE AND USEFUL WORKS
Shape: Round
Material: Silver
Issued By: Victoria, Australia
Awarded To: G. De Lacy Evans
Person Named: J. Knipe
References: Car. 1884-5/1

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