Queen Victoria 1887 (AD) Jubilee
Mint:not Stokes & Martin
The fiftieth anniversary of the ascension of Queen Victoria was celebrated with enthusiasm throughout the Empire. This gilt medal was one of many issued by local organistions to commemorate the occasion.
Previous Collections: McArthur

Obverse Description

Bust of Queen Victoria left but with head slightly front so that her right eye can just be seen, wearing small crown. Around, TO COMMEMORATE THE JUBILEE OF THE REIGN OF QUEEN VICTORIA . 1887 .

Reverse Description

At centre within broad ornate rim, Australian Arms with kangaroo and emu supporters; around above, AUSTRALIAN CELEBRATION; below, 21 JUNE 1887

Edge Description


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