Australia Victoria Melbourne
Free Pass for Victoria Railways 1856 - 1874 (AD)
Mint: not recorded
Awarded to: Hon R.C. Hope, MLC.
Other Details: R.C. Hope was a Member of the Victorian Legislative Council from 1856 till 1874 (ADB p.419-420).
A digger holding a pick over his shoulder & a spade, train in background above and below, VICTORIAN / RAILWAYS
FREE PASS / NOT TRANSFERABLE; engraved: THE HON. R.C. HOPE M.L.C. A crown in the centre
Plain with suspension ring
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), George McArthur, 15 Mar 1976
Obverse: VICTORIAN RAILWAYS Reverse: FREE PASS NOT TRANSFERABLE THE HON. R.C. HOPE M.L.C. A
Type of item
Exhibition Collection Management
40 mm (Width), 24 mm (Height)
[Thesis] Lugton, Mary E. 1989. George McArthur of Maldon: his Life and his Book Collection.
[Catalogue] Morrison, Ian. 2003. The Baker of Maldon.