Medal - Armstrong Shoe Mart, Frankston, Victoria, Australia, 1987 Reg. No: NU 32962
- Australia Victoria Frankston
Medal - Armstrong Shoe Mart, Frankston 1987 (AD)
Issue number 353 Type 127
Other Details: 1000 struck in brass and given to customers who purchased shoes, $1 offered off further shoe purchase when returned.
- A brass medal (32 mm diameter) featuring Ian Armstrong's celebrating on his penny-farthing bicycle, his arms and feet raised, he is waving an Australian flag and his top-hat, together with the 1987 emu & kangaroo 30 years in Frankston commemorative reverse.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mr Ian Armstrong
|Dimensions:||32 mm (Diameter)|
|Weight:||16.78 g (Weight)|
|Tagged with:||customer rewards programs, sales promotion, shoes|
|Themes this item is part of:||Clothing & Textiles Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Emil Hafner, Engraver (circa 1920s- ), Emil Hafner, Engraver (circa 1920s- )|
|Tertiary Classification:||commerce & retailing|
|Series:||Australian Promotional Medals|
|Obverse Description:||At centre, Ian Armstrong seated on a penny-farthing bicycle both feet lifted and both hands raised, in his left hand a top-hat, in his right an Australian flag; around, ARMSTRONG SHOE MART FRANKSTON 12000 TOKENS ISSUED 1977.87; across field left, IAN / ARMSTRONG; across field right, MR / PENNY / FARTHING|
|Reverse Description:||At centre on grassy base an emu standing facing right and a kangaroo standing facing left; above, 30 YEARS IN FRANKSTON in exergue 1987|
|Inscriptions:||Obverse: ARMSTRONG SHOE MART FRANKSTON 12000 TOKENS ISSUED 1977.87 IAN ARMSTRONG MR PENNY FARTHING
Reverse: 30 YEARS IN FRANKSTON 1987
|Issued By:||Armstrong Shoe Mart, Victoria, Australia, 1987|
|Mint:||Hafner (Mint), Eltham, Victoria, Australia, 1987
1150 struck in Sep 1987.
|Artist:||Emil Hafner, Australia, 1987|
|References:||Issue 353 Type 127|