Australia Victoria Frankston
Medal - Armstrong Shoe Mart, Frankston 1983 (AD)
Issue number 50, Type 8
Mint: Stokes Australasia
Other Details: 7000 struck in aluminium and given to customers who purchased shoes. A $1 discount given if returned on the occasion of a further purchase.
An aluminium medal (32 mm diameter) featuring the family crest and a penny-farthing bicycle.
At centre within a line circle 24 mm diameter, an outline of the family crest crowned and with rampant lion supporters, below the mint name, STOKES; around ARMSTRONG SHOE MART 70 WELLS ST., FRANKSTON FAMILY FOOTWEAR
At centre within a line circle 24 mm diameter, a penny-farthing bicycle facing to the left; around, ARMSTRONG SHOE MART OLD FASHION VALUE; below bicycle the mint name, STOKES
Donation from Mr Ian Armstrong
Obverse: ARMSTRONG SHOE MART 70 WELLS ST., FRANKSTON FAMILY FOOTWEAR STOKES Reverse: ARMSTRONG SHOE MART OLD FASHION VALUE STOKES
Type of item
3 mm (Depth), 32 mm (Outside Diameter), 6.51 g (Weight)
Issue 50 Type 8
[Book] Carter, Mike & Armstrong, Ian. 2013. The Armstrong Tokens: The World's Largest Private Issue.