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Medal - Houghton Congregational Sabbath School Jubilee, Australia, 1895 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 20885

Summary:
Australia
Houghton Congregational Sabbath School Jubilee medal 1895 (AD)
Mint: not recorded
Other Details: In 1895 the Houghton Congregational Sabbath School issued this medal to mark its jubilee. Houghton is located in South Australia, in the Adelaide Hills. The Houghton area was surveyed in 1839 and the District Council of Highercombe, including Houghton, was proclaimed in 1853. The Congregational Church was established in South Australia in 1837.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 29 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 10.85 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: education, religions, dd palmer discoverer of chiropractic principle
Themes this item is part of: Houghton Congregational Sabbath School, Houghton, South Australia, Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Commemorative
Tertiary Classification: religions
Series: Australian Commemorative Medals
DateEra: 1895 AD
Obverse Description: Legend in 5 lines; HOUGHTON / CONGREGATIONAL / SABBATH SCHOOL / JUBILEE / EASTER 1895
Reverse Description: Plain
Edge Description: Plain
Inscriptions: (edge)
(obverse)
(reverse)
Shape: round
Material: Copper
Issued By: Australia
Commissioned By: Houghton Congregational Sabbath School, Houghton, South Australia, Australia, 1895
References: Not listed in Carlisle

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