600 medals struck in aluminium were given to customers who purchased shoes, $1 offered off further shoe purchase when returned.

Issue number 336 Type 119.
Mint: Hafner.

Physical Description

An aluminium medal (32 mm diameter) with loop featuring Ian Armstrong and the 1987 emu & kangaroo 30 year commemoration of the Frankston shop.

Obverse Description

At centre on grassy base an emu standing facing right and a kangaroo standing facing left; above, 30 YEARS IN FRANKSTON in exergue 1987

Reverse Description

At centre a bust of Ian Armstrong facing 3/4 right wearing glasses around, ARMSTRONG SHOE MART. SHOEX * 70 WELLS ST. FRANKSTON * (the * stops are in the form of penny-farthing bicycles); around above in second row, LOOK AT YOUR SHOES OTHERS DO; across bust, IAN M.L. ARMSTRONG / 1984

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