Australia Queensland Brisbane
Medal - Brisbane Exhibition of Colonial Products1866 (AD)
Mint: Wyon
Awarded to: Mueller, Ferdinand von
Other Details: Medal awarded to Ferdinand von Mueller at the 1866 Brisbane Exhibition of Colonial Products.

Physical Description

A bronze medal (63 mm diameter) featuring a crowned and veiled bust of Queen Victoria and Australian flora

Obverse Description

Crowned and veiled bust of Queen Victoria facing left; around, EXHIBITION OF COLONIAL PRODUCTS BRISBANE QUEENSLAND 1866 and in small letters below bust the artist's name, J.S. WYON

Reverse Description

At centre in six panels created by fern and sugar cane, six varieties of Australian flora; around on broad rim, + HIC LABOR HINC LAUDEM FORTES SPERATE COLONI and in small letters below the artist's names, J.S. & A.B. WYON

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