Medal - Armstrong Shoe Mart, Frankston, Victoria, Australia, 1987 Reg. No: NU 32996
- Australia Victoria Frankston
Medal - Armstrong Shoe Mart, Frankston 1987 (AD)
Issue number 305 Type 99
Other Details: 105 struck in brass and given to customers who purchased shoes, $1 offered off further shoe purchase when returned - with the value rising by a dollar for each year between 1987 and 2000, if redeemed in 2000 it would have been valued at $14 off a pair of shoes.
- A brass medal (32 mm diameter) featuring Armstrong's inflation proof dollar offer and the 1987 emu & kangaroo Advance Australia reverse.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mr Ian Armstrong
|Dimensions:||32 mm (Diameter)|
|Weight:||13.32 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 between penny-farthing bicycle and Ford truck, THIS $1 TOKEN / GAINS $1 EACH YEAR FROM / 1987 TILL 2000 AD / WHEN WORTH $14 OFF YOUR / NEXT PAIR OF SHOES AT / ARMSTRONG SHOE MART / 70 WELLS ST / FRANKSTON; around, ARMSTRONGS INFLATION PROOF DOLLAR * EDITION LIMITED TO 5000 *|
|Reverse Description:||At centre on grassy base an emu standing facing right and a kangaroo standing facing left; above, ADVANCE AUSTRALIA in exergue 1987|
|Inscriptions:||Obverse: THIS $1 TOKEN GAINS $1 EACH YEAR FROM 1987 TILL 2000 AD WHEN WORTH $14 OFF YOUR NEXT PAIR OF SHOES AT ARMSTRONG SHOE MART 70 WELLS ST FRANKSTON ARMSTRONGS INFLATION PROOF DOLLAR * EDITION LIMITED TO 5000 *
Reverse: ADVANCE AUSTRALIA 1987
|Issued By:||Armstrong Shoe Mart, Victoria, Australia, 1987|
|Mint:||Hafner (Mint), Eltham, Victoria, Australia, 1987
105 struck in this metal in April 1987.
|Artist:||Emil Hafner, Australia, 1987|
|References:||Issue 305 Type 99|