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Medal - Royal Perth Yacht Club International 12 Metre Championships, Western Australia, Australia, 1986 Reg. No: NU 20106
- Australia Western Australia Perth
1986 International 12 metre Championships 1986 (AD)
Other Details: Circular bronze Royal Perth Yacht Club International 12 Metre Championships medal, minted in 1986. The championships were held in February that year.
- A circular bronze medal (51 mm diameter) featuring a yacht sailing under spinnaker (decorated with the Australian flag), and the logo of the Royal Perth Yacht Club.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Emil Hafner, 1986
|Dimensions:||51 mm (Diameter)|
|Weight:||50.63 g (Weight)|
|Tagged with:||sailing sports, sport, yachting|
|Themes this item is part of:||Leisure Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Transport Collection, Emil Hafner, Engraver (circa 1920s- ), Emil Hafner, Engraver (circa 1920s- )|
|Tertiary Classification:||sports prizes|
|Series:||Australian Commemorative Medals|
|Obverse Description:||In the foreground a yacht with spinniker bearing Australian flag; around, 1986 . INTERNATIONAL . TWELVE . METRE . WORLD . FLEET . RACING . CHAMPIONSHIP
The artists initials TP in the water at right
|Reverse Description:||At centre an anchor surrounded by a crowned belt inscribed ROYAL PERTH YACHT CLUB above a scroll on which the name of a recipient could be engraved (not engraved); around above, : FEBRUARY . 1986 . PERTH . . WESTERN . AUSTRALIA .
Below at right, the artist's name, HAFNER
|Inscriptions:||Obverse: 1986 INTERNATIONAL TWELVE METRE WORLD FLEET RACING CHAMPIONSHIP TP
Reverse: ROYAL PERTH YACHT CLUB FEBRUARY 1986 PERTH WESTERN AUSTRALIA HAFNER
|Issued By:||Royal Perth Yacht Club, Perth, Western Australia, Australia, 1986|