Australia Victoria South Melbourne
Wesleyan Sunday School Exhibition (pre 1893) medal set in 8-pointed star with loop
Mint: Stokes & Martin
Other Details: Wesleyan Sunday School Exhibition medal, issued before 1893. This exhibition is placed in 1879 by Alfred Chitty in his catalogue of the NGV's Numismatics collection in 1920. Stokes & Martin operated between 1873 and 1893.
A small medal (22 mm. diameter) featuring aview of the South Melbourne Wesleyan church and details of the exhibition set in a star shaped ornate mount with loop, all gilt. The centre of the reverse is empty and may have been intended for an inscription.
A two storied church; in exergue, STOKES & MARTIN
Around on broad rim, S.M.W.S.SCHOOLS . EXHIBITION .
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 15 Mar 1976
pre 1893 AD
Obverse: STOKES & MARTIN Reverse: S.M.W.S.SCHOOLS . EXHIBITION .
Type of item
35 mm (Width), 44 mm (Height)