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Medal - Centenary of New South Wales Fire Brigade, M.R. Roberts Ltd, New South Wales, Australia, 1984 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 20619

Summary:
Australia New South Wales
Centenary of New South Wales Fire Brigade 1984 (AD)
Mint: Amor
Other Details: A gilt medal issued by M.R. Roberts in 1984 to commemorate the ccentenary of New South Wales Fire Brigade. The medal shows a fire-engine drawn by two horses.
Description:
A gilt medal issued by M.R. Roberts
At centre a fire-engine drawn by two horses to left; below crossed fire hose fittings; atoiund above, N.S.W. FIRE BRIGADEES; below, 1884 CENTENARY 1984
Fire helmet over two crossed fire-axes; below, N.S.W.F.B. / 1884 - 1984
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Barrie Winsor - Wynyard Coin Centre, 1985
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 32 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 13.57 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: fire brigades
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection, W.J. Amor Mint, Medal Maker, New South Wales
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Commemorative
Tertiary Classification: emergency services
Series: Australian Commemorative Medals
DateEra: 1984 AD
Obverse Description: At centre a fire-engine drawn by two horses to left; below crossed fire hose fittings; atoiund above, N.S.W. FIRE BRIGADEES; below, 1884 CENTENARY 1984
Reverse Description: Fire helmet over two crossed fire-axes; below, N.S.W.F.B. / 1884 - 1984
Edge Description: Plain
Inscriptions: (edge) Plain
(obverse) At centre a fire-engine drawn by two horses to left; below crossed fire hose fittings; atoiund above, N.S.W. FIRE BRIGADEES; below, 1884 CENTENARY 1984
(reverse) Fire helmet over two crossed fire-axes; below, N.S.W.F.B. / 1884 - 1984
Shape: round
Material: Gilt Bronze
Issued By: M.R. Roberts Ltd, New South Wales, Australia, 1984
Mint: Amor (Mint), Australia, 1984
Commissioned By: M.R. Roberts Ltd, New South Wales, Australia, 1984
Organisation Named: New South Wales Fire Brigade

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