Summary

Australia Victoria Moorabin
City of Moorabbin 1985 (AD)
Mint: Brim
Other Details: A gold-plated medal issued by the City of Moorabbin to commemorate the sesquicentenary of Victoria in 1984-5. It features the City Shield incorporating vegitables, a rooster, a cow and a house, and the sesquicentenary logo. The City of Moorabbin was proclaimed in 1934 and was dissolved in 1994, becoming parts of the new cities of Glen Eira and Kingston.

Physical Description

A gold plated medal issued by the City of Moorabbin to commemorate the sesquicentenary of Victoria in 1984-5. It features the City Shield incorporating vegitables, a rooster, a cow and a house, and the sesquicentenary logo.

Obverse Description

Within a wide rim formed by a line circle, the City Shield incorporating vegitables, a rooster, a cow and a house; around, THE MAYOR COUNCILLORS & CITIZENS OF THE CITY OF MOORABBIN; around on broad rim, 50 YEARS A CITY 1934 - 1984

Reverse Description

Logo of the Victorian sesquicentenary; below, VICTORIA 150 / GROWING TOGETHER 1984-5 at rim in small letters the mint name, BRIM MELB

Edge Description

Plain

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