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Medal - Sesquicentenary of Victoria, Shire of Shepparton, Victoria, Australia, 1985 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 20710

Summary:
Australia Victoria Shepparton
Shire of Shepparton 1985 (AD)Shire of Shepparton
Mint: Brim
Other Details: This gold-plated medal was issued by the Shire of Shepparton to commemorate the sesquicentenary of Victoria in 1984-5. Shepparton is located north of Melbourne. Europeans first settled the area in the 1830s - 40s, with the town of Shepparton developing in the 1850s. Shepparton became a shire in 1884, a borough in 1927 and a city in 1949. In 1994 it became part of the newly formed Greater Shepparton City Council.
Description:
A gold plated medal issued by the Shire of Shepparton to commemorate the sesquicentenary of Victoria in 1984-5. It features a ploughing scene set infront of a wheat sheaf with the motto CLARUM REDDIR INDUSTRIA and the sesquicentenary logo.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Emil Hafner, 1985
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 32 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 14.302 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: celebrations, victoria sesquicentenary 1985
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection, Municipality of Shepparton, Victoria, Municipality of Shepparton, Victoria
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Commemorative
Tertiary Classification: sesquicentenary of victoria
Series: Australian Commemorative Medals
DateEra: 1985 AD
Obverse Description: Within a wide rim formed by a line circle, a plaque depicting a rural ploughing scene set in front of a wheat sheaf; above British Arms, below on ribbon the motto CLARUM REDDIR INDUSTRIA; around, SHIRE OF SHEPPARTON . VICTORIA .
Reverse Description: Logo of the Victorian sesquicentenary; below, VICTORIA 150 / GROWING TOGETHER 1984-5
at rim in small letters the mint name, BRIM MELB
Edge Description: Plain
Inscriptions: (edge) plain
(obverse) Within a wide rim formed by a line circle, a plaque depicting a rural ploughing scene set in front of a wheat sheaf; above British Arms, below on ribbon the motto CLARUM REDDIR INDUSTRIA; around, SHIRE OF SHEPPARTON . VICTORIA .

(reverse) Logo of the Victorian esquicentenary; below, VICTORIA 150 / GROWING TOGETHER 1984-5 at rim in small letters the mint name, BRIM MELB
Shape: round
Material: Gilt
Issued By: Shepparton Shire Council, Shepparton, Victoria, Australia, 1985
Mint: Brim Medallions, Victoria, Australia, 1985
Commissioned By: Shepparton Shire Council, Victoria, Australia, 1985

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