Summary

Australia New South Wales Sydney
Medal - Agricultural Society of New South Wales, Practice with Science 1877 (AD)
Mint: Hardy Brothers, London
Awarded to: Albion Woolen Mills, Geelong

Other Details: Agricultural Society of New South Wales medal issued in 1877, inscribed 'Practice with Science'. It was awarded to Albion Woolen Mills, Geelong.

Physical Description

A bronze prize medal (89 mm diameter) featuring New South Wales, standing facing, holding a lit torch and a Victor's wreath, around her four children representing the four seasons harvest wheat, carry grapes and tend sheep; below on three panels art, agriculture and industry are represented.

Obverse Description

New South Wales, standing facing, holding a lit torch and a Victor's wreath, around her four children harvest wheat, carry grapes and; below on three panels art, agriculture and industry are representeed. tend sheep; around above, AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY OF NEW SOUTH WALES in small letter below HARDY BROTHERS LONDON & SYDNEY

Reverse Description

Around above an olive wreath, PRACTICE WITH SCIENCE; within wreath, AWARDED / TO / ALBION WOOLEN MILLS / GEELONG / TWEEDS / Sydney 1877

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