Australia Victoria Frankston
Medal - Armstrong Shoe Mart, Frankston 1987 (AD)
Issue number 336 Type 119
Other Details: 600 struck in aluminium and given to customers who purchased shoes, $1 offered off further shoe purchase when returned.
An aluminium medal (32 mm diameter) with loop featuring Ian Armstrong 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 a bust of Ian Armstrong facing 3/4 right wearing glasses around, ARMSTRONG SHOE MART. SHOEX * 70 WELLS ST. FRANKSTON * (the * stops are in the form of penny-farthing bicycles); around above in second row, LOOK AT YOUR SHOES OTHERS DO; across bust, IAN M.L. ARMSTRONG / 1984
Donation from Mr Ian Armstrong
Obverse: 30 YEARS IN FRANKSTON 1987 Reverse: ARMSTRONG SHOE MART. SHOEX 70 WELLS ST. FRANKSTON LOOK AT YOUR SHOES OTHERS DO IAN M.L. ARMSTRONG 1984
Type of item
3 mm (Depth), 6.62 g (Weight)
Issue 336 Type 119
[Book] Carter, Mike & Armstrong, Ian. 2013. The Armstrong Tokens: The World's Largest Private Issue.