Gold medal for first place in the 150 yard swim race at V.L.A.S.A. competition 20 February 1909, won by Lily Beaurepaire

Object Type
Trophies and awards/Medal/Gold medal
Date Used
06 Feb 1909
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Brief Description
Gold circular medal won by Lily Beaurepaire for 1st place in a 150 Yards swim on 20th February, 1909. Medal has central decorative panel framed by a mermaid profile at either side. Text on panel reads "VLASA / LADIES / CHAMPION / VICTORIA". Reverse inscription reads "B.L.S.C. / 150 yds. / Champ / L. BEAUREPAIRE / 20.2.09.". Broad loop attachment at top.
0 - Whole: H: 34 W: 34 D: 2mm (H: 1 5/16 W: 1 5/16 D: 1/16")
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Date Used
06 Feb 1909
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Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Doreen Beaurepaire




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