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Medal - Rutherglen Agricultural Societ,y Silver Prize, Victoria, Australia, circa 1887 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 20389

Summary:
Australia Victoria Rutherglen
Medal - Rutherglen Agricultural Society Silver Prize c.1887 (AD)
Mint: not recorded
Awarded to: Robb, J.
Other Details: This silver medal was awarded to J. Robb by the Rutherglen Agricultural Society in 1887 for a sweet full bodied white wine.
Description:
A silver prize medal (33 mm diameter) of the Rutherglen Agricultural Society awarded to J. Robb in about 1887 for wine. It features an Australian Coat of Arms with emu and kangaroo supporters.
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 38.5 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 29.59 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: agricultural shows, gold, wine
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Civil
Tertiary Classification: agricultural prizes
Series: Australian Agricultural Prize Medals
DateEra: circa 1887 AD
Obverse Description: At centre Australian arms supported by emu and kangaroo; around, RUTHERGLEN AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY
Reverse Description: At centre engraved in vine wreath, AWARDED / TO /J. Robb. / Sweet Full Bodied / WINE (WHITE) / 2 years old.
Edge Description: Plain
Inscriptions: Obverse RUTHERGLEN AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY
Reverse: AWARDED / TO /J. Robb. / Sweet Full Bodied / WINE (WHITE) / 2 years old.
Shape: round
Material: Silver
Issued By: Rutherglen Agricultural Society, Rutherglen, Victoria, Australia
Commissioned By: Rutherglen Agricultural Society, Rutherglen, Victoria, Australia
Awarded To: J. Robb, Victoria, Australia

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