Australia Victoria Ballarat
Medal - Australian Industrial Exhibition, Ballarat 1895-6 (AD)
Mint: Stokes & Sons
Awarded to: Education Department
Other Details: Medal awarded to the Education Department for educational exhibits at the Australian Industrial Exhibition, held in Ballarat in 1895-96.
A gilt bronze Gold Prize Medal (45 mm. diameter) awarded to the Education Department of Victoria featuring a bust of the Greek goddess Athena wearing plumed helmet with griffon facing left, and details of the exhibition and winners details
Bust of the Greek goddess Athena wearing plumed helmet with griffon facing left; around, HONOR TO WHOM HONOR IS DUE and, on truncation, the artist's initials, H. R. S.
Arounf olive wreath, AUSTRALIAN . INDUSTRIAL . EXHIBITION . BALLARAT 1895-6 . within, AWARDED TO Education DEPARTMENT for Educational Exhibits
Donation from Education Department of Victoria
Obverse: HONOR TO WHOM HONOR IS DUE and the artist's initials, H. R. S. Reverse: AUSTRALIAN . INDUSTRIAL . EXHIBITION . BALLARAT 1895-6 . AWARDED TO Education DEPARTMENT for Educational Exhibits
Type of item
45 mm (Outside Diameter), 44.156 g (Weight)