Australia New South Wales Sydney
Medal - Royal Agricultural Society of New South Wales, Royal Empire Show Prize 1941 (AD)
Awarded to: Not issued
Other Details: Octagonal silver-plated Royal Agricultural Society of New South Wales, Royal Empire Show prize medal, minted in 1941. It was not awarded. The Show was held 7-15 April 1941.
An octagonal silver-plated unissued prize medal (63 mm. wide) for the Royal Empire Shoe held in Sydney in 1941. It features a head of George VI bare facing left and a rural image including cow, horse, rooster, pig and farmer on horse-drawn reaper. A plaque is provided in which details of a winner would have been stamped.
Head of George VI bare, facing left; around, THE ROYAL AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY OF N.S.W.
Rural image including cow, horse, rooster, pig and farmer on horse-drawn reaper. A plaque is provided in which details of a winner would have been stamped; around above, ROYAL EMPIRE SHOW; below, 7TH 15TH / APRIL / 1941 / SYDNEY in tiny lettes at lower left, STOKES MELB.
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 15 Mar 1976
Obverse: THE ROYAL AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY OF N.S.W. Reverse: ROYAL EMPIRE SHOW 7TH-15TH APRIL 1941 SYDNEY STOKES MELB.
Type of item
64 mm (Width)