Medal - Victorian Catholic Centenary Celebrations, Victoria, Australia, 1939 Reg. No: NU 20288
- Australia Victoria Melbourne
Victorian Catholic Centenary Celebrations 1939 (AD)
Other Details: This bronze medal was produced in 1939 to commemorate the centenary of the Catholic Faith in Victoria. It features Archbishop Mannix and St Patrick's Catherdal. The artist's initials are 'HA.L.'
- Acquisition Information:
- Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
|Dimensions:||57 mm (Diameter)|
|Dimension Comment:||Weight >100 g.|
|Tagged with:||architecture, churches, religions|
|Themes this item is part of:||Public Life & Institutions Collection, Stokes & Son, Medal Makers, Melbourne, Victoria & Sydney, New South Wales|
|Series:||Australian Commemorative Medals|
|Obverse Description:||Bust facing right, above, ARCHBISHOP MANNIX
In small letters on truncation, STOKES . MELB. artist's initials in field behind bust, H.A.L.
|Reverse Description:||View of Cathedral, around above, . VICTORIAN CATHOLIC CENTENARY CELEBRATIONS . , in sky, OCT. 29TH NOV. 5TH 1939, around below, ST. PATRICK'S CATHDRAL, MELBOURNE
In small letters below cathedral, STOKES MELB. and artist's initials, H.A.L.
ARCHBISHOP MANNIX/STOKES.MELB./M.A.L. Archbishop Mannix facing right (obverse)
VICTORIAN CATHOLIC CENTENARY CELEBRATIONS/ST.PATRICK'S CATHEDRAL. MELBOURNE./OCT.29TH/NOV.5TH 1939/M.A.L. STOKES MELB. ; Cathedral (reverse)
|Issued By:||Melbourne, Victoria, Australia|
|Mint:||Stokes & Sons, 1939|
Artist's Initials: H.A.L.
|Person Named:||Archbishop Daniel Mannix|
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