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Medal - Victorian Sesquicentenary, Specimen, Geelong Numismatic Society, Victoria, Australia, 1985 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 20640

Summary:
Australia Victoria Geelong
Geelong Numismatic Society Victoria 150th. medal
Mint: Hafner Mint
Other Details: Specimen strike, un-numbered, authorised by Geelong Numismatic Society president and specially prepared by Emil Hafner for the exhibition 'Story of Victoria', at the time of the sesquicentenary of Victoria. It is not as dark in finish as the medals issued by the Geelong Numismatic Society. It features the sesquicentenary logo and the Arms of Geelong.
Description:
Specimen strike un-numbered, authorised by society president and specially prepared by Emil Hafner for the exhibition 'Story of Victoria' it is not as dark in finish as the medals issued by the Geelong Numismatic Society. It features the sesquicentenary logo and the Arms of Geelong
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 49 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 29.03 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: celebrations, victoria sesquicentenary 1985
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection, Emil Hafner, Engraver (circa 1920s- )
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Commemorative
Tertiary Classification: sesquicentenary of victoria
Series: Australian Commemorative Medals
DateEra: 1985 AD
Obverse Description: At centre within wide rim, logo of Victorian Sesquicentenary, above, CONGRATULATES, below, VICTORIA / 150 YEARS / 1985; around, GEELONG NUMISMATIC SOCIETY * EST 1965 *
Reverse Description: Arms of Geelong above ribbon with motto, BY THE RIGHT USE OF GODS GIFTS
Edge Description: Stamped: 006
Inscriptions: At centre within wide rim, logo of Victorian Sesquicentenary, above, CONGRATULATES, below, VICTORIA / 150 YEARS / 1985; around GEELONG NUMISMATIC SOCIETY * EST 1965 *
Arms of Geelong above ribbon with motto, BY THE RIGHT USE OF GODS GIFTS
Shape: round
Material: Bronze
Issued By: Geelong Numismatic Society, Geelong, Victoria, Australia
Mint: Hafner (Mint)
Commissioned By: Geelong Numismatic Society, Victoria, Australia, 1985

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