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Member's Pass - Victorian Rifle Association, Victoria, Australia, pre 1903 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 20058

Summary:
Australia Victoria
Members Pass - Victorian Rifle Association pre 1903 (AD)
Mint: Stokes
Description:
A small copper pass 19 mm diameter) with the Lord's Prayer on the reverse
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 19 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 2.68 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: religions, shooting, sport
Themes this item is part of: Victorian Rifle Association, George McArthur, Collector & Baker (1842-1903), Leisure Collection, Numismatics & Philately Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: TOKENS
Secondary Classification: Australia - Victoria
Tertiary Classification: membership passes
Series: Australian Sporting Club Medals
DateEra: pre 1903 AD
Obverse Description: VICTORIAN RIFLE ASSOCIATION / MEMBERS / PASS
Reverse Description: OUR / FATHER / WHO ART IN HEAVEN / HALLOWED BE THY NAME / THY KINGDOM COME / THY WILL BE DONE ON EARTH / AS IT IS IN HEAVEN / GIVE US THIS DAY OUR DAILY BREAD / FORGIVE US OUR TRESPASSES / AS WE FORGIVE THEM / THAT TRESPASS AGAINST US / LEAD US NOT INTO TEMPTATION / BUT DELIVER US FROM EVIL / FOR THINE IS THE KINGDOM / THE POWER / & THE GLORY FOR / EVER & EVER / AMEN
Edge Description: Plain
Inscriptions: Obverse: VICTORIAN RIFLE ASSOCIATION MEMBERS PASS
Reverse: OUR FATHER WHO ART IN HEAVEN HALLOWED BE THY NAME THY KINGDOM COME THY WILL BE DONE ON EARTH AS IT IS IN HEAVEN GIVE US THIS DAY OUR DAILY BREAD FORGIVE US OUR TRESPASSES AS WE FORGIVE THEM THAT TRESPASS AGAINST US LEAD US NOT INTO TEMPTATION BUT DELIVER US FROM EVILFOR THINE IS THE KINGDOM THE POWER & THE GLORY FOR EVER & EVER AMEN
Shape: Round
Material: Copper
Issued By: Victorian Rifle Association, Victoria, Australia
Bibliography:
  1. [Thesis] Lugton, Mary E. 1989. George McArthur of Maldon: his Life and his Book Collection.
  2. [Catalogue] Morrison, Ian. 2003. The Baker of Maldon.

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