Gold medal presented for first place in VASA 220 yard race on 24 February 1910, won by Frank Beaurepaire

Object Type
Trophies and awards/Medal/Gold medal
Date Used
24 Feb 1910
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Object Detail

Brief Description
Gold medal won by Frank Beaurepaire for 1st place in a 220 Yards swim on 24th February, 1910. Obverse features a mermaid with text in the legend that reads "VICTORIAN AMATEUR SWIMMING ASSOCIATION". Reverse features V.A.S.A. monogram and inscription that reads "F. BEAUREPAIRE 1ST 220 yds VICTORIAN CHAMPIONSHIP / Feb 24th 1910". Inscription around edge reads "FITZROY A. S. CLUB.". Decorative attachment at top (loop has broken off).
0 - Whole: H: 36 W: 30 D: 3mm (H: 1 7/16 W: 1 3/16 D: 1/8")
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Date Used
24 Feb 1910
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Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Ian F Beaurepaire




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