Medal - Royal Australian Naval College His Majesty the King's c. 1920( AD)
Mint: Royal Mint, London
Other Details: This gilt bronze Royal Australian Naval College medal features a crowned portrait of King George V who reigned from 1910 until 1936, by the Melbourne-born artist Sir Edgar Bertram MacKennal.
A gilt bronze medal (44 mm. diameter) featuring a crowned bust of King George V
Crowned bust of George V; around, GEORGIVS.V.D:G.BRITT.OMN.REX.ET.INDIAE.IMP.
Around on broad rim, HIS MAJESTY THE KING'S MEDAL within, above a shield depicting the six States set against a background of olive and oak leaves ROYAL / AUSTRALIAN / NAVAL / COLLEGE
stamped SPECIMEN GILT SPECIMEN GILT
Transfer from Melbourne Branch of Royal Mint, 1978
circa 1930 AD
Obverse: GEORGIVS.V.D:G.BRITT.OMN.REX.ET.INDIAE.IMP. Reverse ROYAL AUSTRALIAN NAVAL COLLEGE HIS MAJESTY THE KING'S MEDAL Edge: stamped SPECIMEN GILT SPECIMEN GILT
Type of item
Exhibition Collection Management
3 mm (Length), 45 mm (Outside Diameter)