Wannon Shire Queen Victoria Jubilee 1887 (AD) medal
Mint:not Stokes & Martin

Other Details: Queen Victoria's 50th jubilee in 1887 was celebrated the great enthusiasm throughout the British Empire. This medal was one of many issued by local governments to commemorate the occasion. This medal was issued by the president and councillors of the Shire of Wannon.

Obverse Description

Head of Queen Victoria facing left, wearing veil and coronet; Around, VICTORIA'S JUBILEE Below, 1887. Artist's initials, H.S. on truncation of Queen's neck.

Reverse Description

At centre within broad ornate, zigzag border, PRESENTED / BY THE / PRESIDENT / AND / COUNCILLORS / OF THE / WANNON SHIRE

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