Gold medal won by Lily Beaurepaire for third place in a 440 yards swim in Melbourne on 11 February, 1918. Obverse features a scene of two figures swimming framed by an ornate border with fish and floral details. Text in legend reads "THE AUSTRALIAN LADIES AMATEUR SWIMMING / CHAMPIONSHIP". Reverse inscription reads "440 yds / Champ. of Aust. / Melb. Feb. 11'18. / 3rd / MISS L DE. BEAUREPAIRE / Time 7-15". Loop attachment at top.
0 - Whole: H: 47 W: 33 D: 2mm (H: 1 7/8 W: 1 5/16 D: 1/16")
Lily Beaurepaire; 15 Sep 1892; 24 Nov 1979
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Doreen Beaurepaire