Australia Victoria Frankston
Medal - Armstrong Shoe Mart, Frankston 1980 (AD)
Issue number 18, Type 3
Mint: Stokes Australasia
Other Details: 3000 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 Victorian button-up boot and a penny-farthing bicycle.
At centre within a line circle 24 mm diameter, a ladies Victorian period button-up style boot; around, ARMSTRONG BOOT & SHOE WAREHOUSE ESTAB. FOUR GENERATIONS
At centre within a line circle 24 mm diameter, a penny-farthing bicycle facing left; around, ARMSTRONG SHOE MART OLD FASHION VALUE
Donation from Mr Ian Armstrong
Obverse: ARMSTRONG BOOT & SHOE WAREHOUSE ESTAB. FOUR GENERATIONS Reverse: ARMSTRONG SHOE MART OLD FASHION VALUE
Type of item
5 mm (Depth), 32 mm (Outside Diameter), 10.02 g (Weight)
Issue 18 Type 3
[Book] Carter, Mike & Armstrong, Ian. 2013. The Armstrong Tokens: The World's Largest Private Issue.