Australia Victoria Frankston
Medal - Armstrong Shoe Mart, Frankston 1981 (AD)
Issue number 23, Type 2
Mint: Stokes Australasia
Other Details: Aluminium medal issued by the Armstrong Shoe Mart, Frankston, in 1985. It thanks people for shopping, advertises the business and functions as a token, providing customers with $1.00 off future purchases of shoes. 3000 of these medals were struck in aluminium.
An aluminium medal 32 mm diameter featuring the family crest and a Victorian button-up boot.
At centre within a line circle 24 mm diameter, an outline of the family crest crowned and with rampant lion supporters, 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
Donation from Mr Ian Armstrong
Obverse: ARMSTRONG SHOE MART 70 WELLS ST., FRANKSTON FAMILY FOOTWEAR Reverse: ARMSTRONG SHOE MART OLD FASHION VALUE
Type of item
3 mm (Depth), 32 mm (Outside Diameter), 6.445 g (Weight)
Issue 23 Type 2
[Book] Carter, Mike & Armstrong, Ian. 2013. The Armstrong Tokens: The World's Largest Private Issue.