100 medals were struck in brass and given to customers who purchased Armstrong Shoe Mart shoes in Frankston in 1988. $1 off further shoe purchases was offered when the medal was returned.
Issue number 376 Type 148.
Mint: Hafner.

Physical Description

A brass medal (32 mm diameter) featuring the Armstrong Ford truck commemorating 75 years service in Frankston and a kookaburra over a map of Australia

Obverse Description

At centre a kookaburra seated facing right on branch; in background a geometric style map of Australia; around on broad rim, ARMSTRONG SHOE MART * AUSTRALIA 1988 *

Reverse Description

At centre a Ford truck with the word Ford incuse above the radiator and ARMSTRONG SHOE MART incuse on side; around above and below, ARMSTRONG SHOE MART * 70 WELLS ST. FRANKSTON * below truck, 75 YEARS / OF / FOOTWEAR / SERVICE, below front wheel the mint and artist's name, HAFNER

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