Gold medal presented for first place in 1908 ASA 300 yard freestyle race, won by Frank Beaurepaire

Object Type
Trophies and awards/Medal/Gold medal
Date Used
09 Aug 1910
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Brief Description
Gold medal won by Frank Beaurepaire for 1st place in the A.S.A. 300 Yard Freestyle event in England, 1908. Obverse features English shield surrounded by a scrolled border with floral detail and text that reads "AMATEUR SWIMMING ASSOCIATION". Inscription on reverse surrounded by laurel wreath reads "RECORD MEDAL / WON BY / F.E. BEAUREPAIRE / 300 Yards Record / 3 Min.30 Secs. / 9th August 1910".
Measurements
0 - Whole: H: 40 W: 40 D: 3mm (H: 1 9/16 W: 1 9/16 D: 1/8")
Media/Materials
Associated Event
Date Used
09 Aug 1910
Location
In storage
Registration No
1990.2400.52
Credit Line
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Ian F Beaurepaire

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