Summary

Australia Victoria Prahran
Medal - Prahran School of Design Prize
The Victoria Medal for Original Architectural Design c. 1880 (AD)
Mint: Stokes & Martin
Awarded to: De Lacy Evans, G.
Other Details: Prahan School of Design silver prize medal for original architectural design, awarded to G. de Lacy Evans around 1880. It was not his first medal. In 1879 Evans won an elocution prize medal in silver from Wesley College.

Physical Description

An silver prize medal (38 mm diameter) to award for Original Architectural Design , featuring a crowned and veiled head of Queen Victoria facing left.

Obverse Description

At centre, crowned and veiled head of Queen Victoria facing left; aropund on broad rim, THE VICTORIA MEDAL +; in small letters on either side of cross, STOKES & MARTIN MELBOURNE

Reverse Description

Above wreath of olive and laurel (all engraved), ORIGINAL ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN below wreath, FIRST PRIZE ; within wreath, AWARDED / TO / C. DE LACY EVANS. / A.V.I.A.

Edge Description

(engraved) PRAHAN SCHOOL OF DESIGN

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