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Medal - Victorian Rifle Association Prize, Australia, 1911 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 20054

Medal - Victorian Rifle Association Prize Affiliated Clubs Medal 1911 (AD)
Mint: not recorded
Won by: J. Lang
Other Details: Victorian Rifle Association silver prize medal, won by J. Lang in 1911 with a 'score' of 200.
A silver prize medal (38 mm diameter) featuring rifleman lying taking aim.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 38 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 31.14 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: firearms, shooting, sport
Themes this item is part of: Victorian Rifle Association, Arms Collection, Leisure Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Civil
Tertiary Classification: sports prizes
Series: Australian Sport Medals
DateEra: 1911 AD
Obverse Description: Rifleman lying taking aim to left, above, AFFILIATED CLUBS / MEDAL ; in exergue, V*R*A
Reverse Description: Within closed wreath, WON BY / J. LANG. / BOROONDARA. / SCORE 200. / 1911
(The winners name and details are engraved)
Edge Description: Plain
Reverse: WON BY J. LANG. BOROONDARA. SCORE 200. 1911
Shape: Round
Material: Silver
Issued By: Victorian Rifle Association, Australia
Commissioned By: Victorian Rifles Association, Australia, 1911
Awarded To: Mr. J. Lang - Victorian Rifles Association, Victoria, Australia


lauren Woods Posted on 11 Jul 2014 11:21 AM
I have one of these medals which belonged to my Grandfather M.Street Raywood his score was 187 and was awarded in 1917
iven Hewett Posted on 04 Dec 2014 8:17 PM
I have a medal 'Affiliated Clubs Medal' won by WF Skinner Caniamro R.C.
iven Hewett Posted on 04 Dec 2014 8:35 PM
From records above 200 was a good score, so I don't know what the 1801 represents. The medal is like new.

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