Australian Widow's Fund Members Medal pre 1903 (AD)
Other Details: An un-issued Australian Widow's Fund membership medal which provides spaces for engraving the name and policy number of a member.
A small gilt medal (22 mm diameter) depicting a woman on one knee trying unsuccessfully to bend (or break) a tied bundle of thin branches with the motto below, Unity is Strength
A woman facing left, kneeling on her left knee trying unsuccessfully to bend (or break) a tied bundle of thin branches on her right knee; around above, AUSTRALIAN WIDOWS FUND in exergue, UNITY IS STRENGTH
THIS IS TO CERTIFY / THAT / ...... / IS A / MEMBER OF / THIS SOCIETY / BY VIRTUE / OF / POLICY No.....
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), George McArthur, 15 Mar 1976
pre 1903 AD
Obverse: AUSTRALIAN WIDOWS FUND UNITY IS STRENGTH Reverse: THIS IS TO CERTIFY THAT IS A MEMBER OF THIS SOCIETY BY VIRTUE OF POLICY No.....
Type of item
22 mm (Outside Diameter), 4.23 (Weight)