Bronze medal issued around 1900 to honor 'long and good service' to the Metropolitan Fire Brigade, Melbourne. It features a fire engine bearing four firemen, being drawn by two fast horses.

Physical Description

A bronze Long Service medal of the Melbourne Metropolitan Fire Brigade, with maroon ribbon and silver bar-clasp

Obverse Description

Fire engine being drawn by two fast horses towards front left. Four firemen wearing protective clothing on wagon; around, METROPOLITAN FIRE BRIGADE; in exergue, MELBOURNE

Reverse Description

Within a wreath with crossed hatchets and Fire helmet at base, FOR / LONG AND / GOOD SERVICE

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