Australia Victoria Frankston
Medal - Armstrong Shoe Mart, Frankston 1987 (AD)
Issue number 344 Type 123
Other Details: 1000 Australian and British pre-decimal pennies counter-stamped and given to customers who purchased shoes, $1 offered off further shoe purchase when returned.
An Australian penny coin of 1949 counter-stamped on both sides with ARMSTRONG $1
Head of George VI facing left with artists initials in small letters below; around, GEORGIVS VI D:G: BR: OMN: REX FIDEI DEF. stamped into field behind head, ARMSTRONG / $1
Kangaroo leaping left; above AUSTRALIA below 1949 PENNY artists initials in field right KG; stamped above kangaroo ARMSTRONG / $1
Donation from Mr Ian Armstrong
Obverse: AUSTRALIA 1949 PENNY ARMSTRONG $1 KG Reverse: GEORGIVS VI D:G: BR: OMN: REX FIDEI DEF. HP ARMSTRONG $1
Type of item
9.58 g (Weight)
Issue 344 Type 123
[Book] Carter, Mike & Armstrong, Ian. 2013. The Armstrong Tokens: The World's Largest Private Issue.