Victorian Flyweight Championship runners up medal presented to Henry Nissen, 1965

Object Type
Trophies and awards/Medal
Date Used
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Object Detail

Brief Description
Bronze coloured circular medal with plastic case. Front of medal carries a relief image of a naked athlete on the front, standing on a plinth. Raised text on left and right of figure reads 'VIRTUS ANIMUSQUE'. Reverse of medal is engraved with the text 'VICTORIAN/CHAMPIONSHIPS/Flyweight/Runner Up/H. NISENBAUM/1965'. Engraved text on reverse in surrounded by a relief image of a wreath. Raised text around circumference of reverse of medal reads 'VICTORIAN AMATEUR BOXING ASSOCIATION'. Medal case is square, made of white plastic, and consists of a lid and a base. Top of lid of case carries a relief image of a basket of flowers. Case is lined with felt.
1 - Medal: H: 51 W: 51 D: 5mm (H: 2 W: 2 D: 3/16")
2 - Case: H: 22 W: 76 D: 76mm (H: 7/8 W: 3 D: 3")
Associated Person
Date Used
In storage
Registration No
Credit Line
Kindly donated by Henry Nissen


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