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Medal - Churchill Memorial Trust Silver Jubilee, Tasmania, Australia, 1991 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 16888

Summary:
Australia Tasmania
Churchill Memorial Trust Silver Jubilee medal 1991 (AD)
Mint: Hafner
Other Details: In black plastic box
Other Details: A large silver-plated medal issued to commemorate the silver jubilee of the first establishment of the Winston Churchill Memorial Trust. The Winston Churchill Memorial Trust is an Australian Trust established in 1965 to perpetuate and honour the memory of Sir Winston Churchill through Travelling Fellowships, known as Churchill Fellowships. A Churchill Fellowship provides financial support to enable ordinary Australians to undertake overseas study or an investigative project that cannot be readily undertaken in Australia. The first Fellow travelled overseas in 1966. -Winston Churchill Memorial Trust web site http://www.churchilltrust.com.au/. -D. Tout-Smith 19/12/2003.
Description:
A large silver plated medal issued to commemorate the Silver Jubilee of the establishment of the Winston Churchill Memorial Trust. It features a facing portrait of Churchill and Australia on a globe with an arrow circling
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Roger McNeice, 1991
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 51 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 53.55 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: education
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection, Emil Hafner, Engraver (circa 1920s- ), Winston Churchill Memorial Trust, Acton, Australian Capital Territory
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Commemorative
Tertiary Classification: education
Series: Australian Commemorative Medals
DateEra: 1991 AD
Obverse Description: Facing bust of Churchill; around above, WINSTON CHURCHILL MEMORIAL TRUST; below,... SILVER JUBILEE ...
Reverse Description: Globe signified by latitude and longditude lines, Australia at centre; arrow around globe; below plaque for recipients name (empty); around above, ESTABLISHED 1965 FIRST FELLOW OVERSEAS 1966
Edge Description: Plain
Inscriptions: Plain (edge)
Obverse: Facing bust of Churchill; around above, WINSTON CHURCHILL MEMORIAL TRUST; below,... SILVER JUBILEE

Reverse: Globe signified by latitude and longditude lines, Australia at centre; arrow around globe; below plaque for recipients name (empty); around above, ESTABLISHED 1965 FIRST FELLOW OVERSEAS 1966
Shape: round
Material: Silver-plated
Issued By: Winston Churchill Memorial Trust, Tasmania, Australia
Mint: Hafner (Mint)

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