A.N. A. Exhibition Medal
Mint: not recorded
Other Details: Australian Natives' Association exhibition medal, issued in 1907.
The Australian Natives' Association was established in Melbourne in 1871 as a non-partisan and non-sectarian friendly society for Australian-born, white men seeking to shape Australia's nationhood and identity. The ANA was a strong advocate for Federation and became an advocate for White Australia. It was a staunch supporter of trade protection and immigration restriction, and Prime Minister Alfred Deakin was a member.
A.N.A. EXHIBITION / MELBOURNE
AUSTRALIA / FOR THE / AUSTRALIANS
Donation from Ethel Ingram, 29 Sep 1982
Type of item
22 mm (Outside Diameter), 4.739 g (Weight)
Exhibition Collection Management
20 mm (Width)