Australia Victoria Frankston
Medal - Armstrong Shoe Mart, Frankston 1986 (AD)
Issue number 277 Type 87
Other Details: 100 struck in copper and given to customers who purchased shoes, $1 offered off further shoe purchase when returned.
A brass medal (32 mm diameter) featuring Welsh Plumes with a single long-stemmed rose layed before as a commemoration of the 1981 wedding with a commemoration of 75 years of business with an image of their original Ford truck.
At centre a Ford truck with the word Ford incuse above the radiator and ARMSTRONG SHOE MART incuse on side; around above and below, ARMSTRONG SHOE MART * 70 WELLS ST. FRANKSTON * below truck, 75 YEARS / OF / FOOTWEAR / SERVICE, below front wheel the mint and artist's name, HAFNER
At centre a Welsh Plume with a single long-stemmed rose layed before, on ribbon, ICH DIEN around, commemorating royal wedding 1981; below ribbon at left in small letters the mint and artist's name, HAFNER
Donation from Mr Ian Armstrong
Obverse: ARMSTRONG SHOE MART 70 WELLS ST. FRANKSTON 75 YEARS OF FOOTWEAR SERVICE HAFNER Reverse: COMMEMORATING ROYAL WEDDING 1981 ICH DIEN HAFNER
Type of item
2 mm (Depth), 32 mm (Outside Diameter), 13.89 g (Weight)
Issue 277 Type 87
[Book] Carter, Mike & Armstrong, Ian. 2013. The Armstrong Tokens: The World's Largest Private Issue.