Ballaarat (Ballarat) Savings Bank
Queen Victoria Jubilee 1887 (AD) medal
Mint: Stokes & Martin
Other Details: The fiftieth anniversary of the ascension of Queen Victoria was celebrated with enthusiasm throughout the Empire. This medal was one of many issued by local organistions to commemorate the occasion. 1000 of these medals were struck by the Ballaarat (sic) Savings Bank.
Previous Collections: McArthur

Obverse Description

Head of Queen Victoria facing left, wearing veil and coronet; Around, VICTORIA'S JUBILEE Below, 1887. Artist's initials, H.S. on truncation of Queen's neck.

Reverse Description

At centre within broad ornate, zigzag border, Arms of Victoria with kangaroo and emu supporters; around above SAVINGS BANK; below, BALLAARAT

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