Australia Queensland
Medal - James Park Thomson 1886(AD)
Mint: Wyon (London)
Other Details: A medal of the Royal Geographical Society of Australasia, Queensland Branch, which Thomson founded in 1885.

Physical Description

A bronze medal (51 mm diameter) featuring a bust of James Park Thomson

Obverse Description

Bust of Thomson facing right; around above, JAMES PARK THOMSON HON. F.R.S.G.S. below in small letters the artist's name, ALLAN WYON

Reverse Description

Around a closed wreath, * ROYAL : GEOGRAPHICAL : SOCIETY : OF : AUSTRALASIA * QUEENSLAND; within wreath, INSTITUTED / 1885 / J.P. THOMSON / FOUNDER; near rim at 05, A. WYON SC.

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