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 bronze medal (22 mm. diameter) featuring aview of the South Melbourne Wesleyan church and details of the exhibition. 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), George McArthur, 15 Mar 1976
pre 1893 AD
Obverse: STOKES & MARTIN Reverse: S.M.W.S.SCHOOLS . EXHIBITION .
Type of item
22 mm (Outside Diameter), 5.25 g (Weight)