Medal - Victorian Catholic Centenary Celebrations, Victoria, Australia, 1939 Reg. No: NU 33147
- Australia Victoria Melbourne
Victorian Catholic Centenary Celebrations 1939 (AD)
Other Details: This bronze medal was produced in 1939 to commemorate the centenary of the Catholic Faith in Victoria. It features Archbishop Mannix and St Patrick's Catherdal. The artist's initials are 'HA.L.'
- Acquisition Information:
- Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
|Dimensions:||57 mm (Width), 57 mm (Diameter)|
|Dimension Comment:||Weight >100 g.|
|Tagged with:||architecture, churches, metallurgy, religions|
|Themes this item is part of:||Public Life & Institutions Collection, Stokes & Son, Medal Makers, Melbourne, Victoria & Sydney, New South Wales|
|Series:||Australian Commemorative Medals|
|Obverse Description:||Bust facing right, above, ARCHBISHOP MANNIX
In small letters on truncation, STOKES . MELB. artist's initials in field behind bust, H.A.L.
|Reverse Description:||View of Cathedral, around above, . VICTORIAN CATHOLIC CENTENARY CELEBRATIONS . , in sky, OCT. 29TH NOV. 5TH 1939, around below, ST. PATRICK'S CATHDERAL, MELBOURNE
In small letters below cathedral, STOKES MELB. and artist's initials, H.A.L.
Bust left, above, ARCHBISHOP MANNIX (obverse)
View of Cathedral, around above, . VICTORIAN CATHOLIC CENTENARY CELEBRATIONS . , in sky, OCT. 29TH NOV. 5TH 1939, around below, ST. PATRICK'S CATHEDRAL, MELBOURNE(reverse)
|Issued By:||Melbourne, Victoria, Australia|
|Mint:||Stokes & Sons, 1939|
Artist's Initials: H.A.L.
|Person Named:||Archbishop Daniel Mannix|
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