Australia Victoria Frankston
Medal - Armstrong Shoe Mart, Frankston 1987 (AD)
Issue number 334 Type 117
Other Details: 500 struck in gilding metal and given to customers who purchased shoes, $1 offered off further shoe purchase when returned.
An gilding metal medal (32 mm diameter) featuring a penny-farthing bicycle and the 1987 emu & kangaroo 30 year commemoration of the Frankston shop.
At centre on grassy base an emu standing facing right and a kangaroo standing facing left; above, 30 YEARS IN FRANKSTON in exergue 1987
At centre within a line circle 24 mm diameter, a penny-farthing bicycle facing to the left; around, ARMSTRONG SHOE MART OLD FASHION VALUE; below bicycle the mint name, STOKES
Donation from Mr Ian Armstrong
Obverse: 30 YEARS IN FRANKSTON 1987 Reverse: ARMSTRONG SHOE MART OLD FASHION VALUE STOKES
Type of item
2 mm (Depth), 13.95 g (Weight)
Issue 334 Type 117
[Book] Carter, Mike & Armstrong, Ian. 2013. The Armstrong Tokens: The World's Largest Private Issue.