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Medal - Coronation of King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra Commemorative, St John's Sunday School, Paramatta, New South Wales, Australia, 1902 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 20329

Summary:
Australia New South Wales Paramatta
Coronation of Edward VII 1902 (AD)
Mint: Stokes
Other Details: The coronation of Edward VII in 1902 prompted major celebrations in Australia. It was an opportunity for the new nation to reaffirm its pride at being a key member of the British Empire. Over 40 different medals were produced around Australia.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 39 mm (Height), 27 mm (Width)
Weight: 8.19 g (Weight)
Dimension Comment: 27 x 39

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Tagged with: celebrations, king edward vii coronation 1902, royal coronations, sunday schools
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection, HRH Edward VII (1841-1910), HM Queen Alexandra (1844-1925), Stokes & Son, Medal Makers, Melbourne, Victoria & Sydney, New South Wales
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Commemorative
Tertiary Classification: royal coronations
Series: Australian Commemorative Medals
DateEra: 1902 AD
Obverse Description: At centre, within line circle conjoined busts of Edward VII and Queen Alexandra; around, EDWARD VII AND ALEXANDRA 0; below, CROWNED 26 JUNE / 1902.
Struck on a shield shaped flan with a crown and loop at the top
Reverse Description: EDWARD VII / KING AND EMPEROR / ACCESION 22 .1.1901 / CORONATION 26.6.1902 / GOD SVAE THE KING / ST. JOHN'S / SUNDAY SCHOOL PARAMATTA
Edge Description: Plain
Inscriptions: Plain (edge)
EDWARD VII. AND ALEXANDRA/CROWNED 26 JUNE/1902 Jugate busts of Alexandra and Edward VII., facing left (obverse)
(reverse)
Shape: Shield
Material: Gilt
Issued By: Paramatta, New South Wales, Australia
Mint: Stokes & Sons, 1902
Person Depicted: King Edward VII
Person Depicted: HM Queen Alexandra
References: Ca 1902/17

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