The Governor's Prize 1899 (AD)
Mint: P. Blashki & Sons
Awarded to: Sayers, William
Other Details: Governor's Prize medal awarded to William Sayers in 1899. It was minted by P. Blashki & Sons.
A silver prize medal (45 mm diameter) awarded to Wiulliam Sayers in 1899. It features a cow with calf and a Coat of Arms within a wreath of wheat, grape vines and ferns
Cow with calf in field, farmhouse on right, wheat on left; below AWARDED / TO; engraved in exergue, WM. SAYERS / 1899.; above, THE GOVERNOR'S PRIZE; in small letters above the exergue, P. BLASHKI & SONS
The Governor's coat of arms within wreath of wheat, grape vines and wattle, and inscription ARDUIS SOEPEMETU NUMQUAM.
Donation from Education Department of Victoria, 1978
Obverse: THE GOVERNOR'S PRIZE AWARDED TO WM. SAYERS 1899. P. BLASHKI & SONS Reverse: ARDUIS SOEPE METU NUNQUAM
Type of item
46 mm (Outside Diameter), 51.4 g (Weight)
Exhibition Collection Management
44 mm (Width)