Gold medal awarded by University of Melbourne for 100 yards sprint, 1899

Object Type
Trophies and awards/Medal
Date Used
09 May 1899
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Object Detail


Brief Description
Gold coloured medal, circular won by George A Moir for first place in 1899 Melbourne University 100 yard sprint. Obverse has an Angel (the University's symbol) and the circumference bears the words "POSTERA CRESCAM LAUDE". Reverse is inscribed with the name of recipient, the date and the event.
Measurements
0 - Whole: H: 350 W: 250 D: 1mm (H: 13 3/4 W: 9 13/16 D: 1/16")
Media/Materials
Date Used
09 May 1899
Location
In storage
Registration No
1987.1815.3
Credit Line
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by George Moir

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