Medal, Victorian Amateur Boxing and Wrestling Association Heavy Boxing 1935

Object Type
Trophies and awards/Medal/Bronze medal
Civic mementoes/Souvenir/Medal/Case
Date Used
1935
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Brief Description
Circular, bronze, boxing medal won by Les Harley. Lettering on the medal, stamped in relief around the border, reads 'VICTORIAN AMATEUR BOXING AND WRESTLING ASSOCIATION'. The medal is engraved 'STATE/ CHAMPIONSHIP/ 1935/ HEAVY BOXING/ Won By/ L. HARLEY'. The reverse features a striding male figure and the stamped text, 'VIRTUS ANIMUSQUE'. Medal is stored in a black covered presentation case, with a black velveteen lined recess for placement of the medal.
Measurements
medal: H: 50 W: 50 D: 3mm (H: 1 15/16 W: 1 15/16 D: 1/8")
case: H: 20 W: 74 D: 74mm (H: 13/16 W: 2 15/16 D: 2 15/16")
Date Used
1935
Location
In storage
Registration No
1990.2243.12
Credit Line
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Mr Les Harley.

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