Australia Victoria Frankston
Medal - Armstrong Shoe Mart, Frankston 1984 (AD)
Issue number 196, Type 46
Mint: Brim Artist: Hafner
Other Details: 50 struck in pewter and given to customers who purchased shoes. A $10 discount given if returned on the occasion of a further purchase.

Physical Description

A pewter medal (32 mm diameter) featuring a bust of Ian Armstrong, facing and wearing glasses, and a commemoration of 25 years in Frankston.

Obverse Description

At centre a bust of Ian Armstrong facing 3/4 right wearing glasses around, ARMSTRONG SHOE MART. SHOEX * 70 WELLS ST. FRANKSTON * (the * stops are in the form of penny-farthing bicycles); around above in second row, LOOK AT YOUR SHOES OTHERS DO; across bust, IAN M.L. ARMSTRONG / 1984

Reverse Description

At centre within a line circle 24 mm diameter, ARMSTRONG / SHOE MART / 70 WELLS STREET / 25 YEARS / IN FRANKSTON / 1982 around, FRIENDLY FITTING FAMILY FOOTWEAR IN FRANKSTON; below date the mint name, STOKES

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