Summary

Australia Victoria Frankston
Medal - Armstrong Shoe Mart, Frankston 1984 (AD)
Issue number 200 Type 49
Mint: Brim Artist: Hafner
Other Details: 50 struck in copper and given to customers who purchased shoes. A $1 discount given if returned on the occasion of a further purchase.

Physical Description

A copper medal (32 mm diameter) featuring a bust of Ian Armstrong, facing and wearing glasses, and his grandfather Thomas Armstrong.

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 a bust of Thomas Armstrong facing; across breast, D. ARMSTRONG / LANDED VICTORIA 1853; around above, ARMSTRONG SHOE MART around below, * SALUTES VICTORIA'S 150 YEARS *

Edge Description

Plain

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