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Advertising Check - 75 Years of Footwear Service, Armstrong Shoe Mart, Frankston, Victoria, Australia Reg. No: NU 32987
- Advertising Check minted by Hafner, Eltham, Victoria. Issued by Armstrong Shoe Mart, in Frankston, Victoria, celebrating 75 years of Footwear Service.
Hafner Mint Manufacturing, was established by Emil Hafner a Czechoslovakian migrant who had trained in gun engraving and die sinking in Germany and England. He worked for K.G. Luke and the House of Hawke, before setting up his own business which specialised in high quality medals for special occasions and Numismatic Clubs.
- Round Copper token.
- Acquisition Information:
- Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
|Tagged with:||shoe shops|
|Themes this item is part of:||Numismatics & Philately Collection, Emil Hafner, Engraver (circa 1920s- )|
|Secondary Classification:||Australia - Victoria|
|Obverse Description:||Automobile in centre with text around edge.|
|Inscriptions:||Obverse: ARMSTRONG SHOE MART / 70 WELLS ST. FRANKSTON / 75 YEARS OF FOOTWEAR SERVICE
|Issued By:||Armstrong Shoe Mart, Frankston, Victoria, Australia|
|Mint:||Hafner (Mint), Eltham, Victoria, Australia|