Australia South Australia
Medal - Gawler Agricultural Horticultural and Floricultural Society Bronze Prize c.1880 (AD)
Mint: Stokes & Martin, dies by Harry Stokes
Other Details: An unissued bronze prize medal of the Gawler Agricultural Horticultural and Floricultural Society. It is dated around 1880.
An unissued prize medal (47 mm diameter) featuring a stylized bust of a Roman Soldier facing left and holding a shield ( the artist's initials H.S. are on the shield) and wearing wreathed helmet together with the name of the society and space for engraving a winner's details.
Around fern wreath on broad rim, GAWLER AGRICULTURAL HORTICULTURAL & FLORICULTURAL SOCIETY S.A. : Central circular area available to engrave details of a winner.
Stylized bust of a Roman Soldier facing left and holding a shield ( the artist's initials H.S. are on the shield) and wearing wreathed helmet
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), George McArthur, 15/3/1976
circa 1880 AD
Obverse: GAWLER AGRICULTURAL HORTICULTURAL & FLORICULTURAL SOCIETY S.A. : Reverse: H.S.
Type of item
64.98 g (Weight)