Australia Victoria Frankston
Medal - Armstrong Shoe Mart, Frankston 1987 (AD)
Issue number 330 Type 113
Other Details: 500 struck in brass and given to customers who purchased shoes, $1 offered off further shoe purchase when returned.
A brass medal (32 mm diameter) with loop featuring Thomas Armstrong and the 1987 emu & kangaroo Advance Australia reverse.
At centre on grassy base an emu standing facing right and a kangaroo standing facing left; above, ADVANCE AUSTRALIA in exergue 1987
At centre a bust of Thomas Armstrong facing, across breast, THOMAS D. ARMSTRONG / LANDED VICTORIA 1853; around above, ARMSTRONG SHOE MART around below, * 75 YEARS OF FOOTWEAR SERVICE *
Donation from Mr Ian Armstrong
Obverse: ADVANCE AUSTRALIA 1987 Reverse: ARMSTRONG SHOE MART 75 YEARS OF FOOTWEAR SERVICE THOMAS D. ARMSTRONG LANDED VICTORIA 1853
Type of item
3 mm (Depth), 32 mm (Outside Diameter), 20.79 g (Weight)
Issue 330 Type 113
[Book] Carter, Mike & Armstrong, Ian. 2013. The Armstrong Tokens: The World's Largest Private Issue.