Gold medal for first place in the 100 yard swim race at V.A.S.A. competition 19 July 1908, won by Lily Beaurepaire

Object Type
Trophies and awards/Medal/Gold medal
Date Used
19 Jul 1908
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Brief Description
Gold medal won by Lily Beaurepaire for 1st place in a 100 Yards swim on 19th July, 1908. Obverse features a mermaid with text in the legend that reads "VICTORIAN AMATEUR SWIMMING ASSOCIATION". Reverse features V.A.S.A. monogram. Inscription around edge reads "100 Yds. Ladies' Championship of Victoria / 19-07-8 / Won by / MISS L. BEAUREPAIRE". Decorative loop attachment at top.
0 - Whole: H: 40 W: 30 D: 3mm (H: 1 9/16 W: 1 3/16 D: 1/8")
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Date Used
19 Jul 1908
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Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Doreen Beaurepaire




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