Summary

Australia South Australia Adelaide
Medal - Adelaide Exhibition 1881 Commemorative
Mint: Stokes & Martin
Other Details: A gilt commemorative (22 mm diameter) holed, it features a crowned and veiled portrait of Queen Victoria and an Australian shield with produce below a rising sun and surrounded by the flags of Austria, Prussia, France, Great Britain, the United States of America and Belgium This exhibition opened in July 1881.

Physical Description

A gilt commemorative (22 mm diameter) holed, it features a crowned and veiled portrait of Queen Victoria and an Australian shield below a rising sun and surrounded by the flags of Austria, Prussia, France, Great Britain, the United States of America and Belgium.

Obverse Description

Veiled and crowned portrait of Queen Victoria facing left; around, ADELAIDE INDUSTRIAL EXHIBITION 1881

Reverse Description

Australian shield below a rising sun and surrounded by the flags of Austria, Prussia, France, Great Britain, the United States of America and Belgium

Edge Description

Plain

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