Medal - Australian Religious pre 1976 (AD)
Mint: Made in Germany
Other Details: Australian religious medal, dated before 1976. It was imported into Australia and sold through Catholic churches.
An aluminium medal with loop and ring (21 mm diameter) featuring St. Christopher and requesting that a Catholic priest be called in case of an accident.
St. Christopher bearing Christ on his shoulder across a shallow river; around on broad rim, ST. CHRISTOPHER BE MY GUIDE
I AM / A CATHOLIC / IN CASE OF / ACCIDENT KINDLY NOTIFY / A PRIEST / GERMANY
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 15/3/1976
pre 1976 AD
Obverse: ST. CHRISTOPHER BE MY GUIDE Reverse: I AM A CATHOLIC IN CASE OF ACCIDENT KINDLY NOTIFY A PRIEST GERMANY
Type of item
29 mm (Height), 1.14 g (Weight)
Height is with ring extended
Round with loop