Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee - Museum of the Order of.
Gilt medal featuirng image of building, issued by the Shire of Traralgon in 1897 to celebrate the Diamond Jubilee of Queen Victoria. Queen Victoria's diamond jubilee in 1897 was celebrated the great enthusiasm throughout the British Empire. It prompted many Australian local governments to issue commemorative medals. The Shire of Traralgon was no exception.
In 1897 the Queens diamond jubilee was celebrated and Spink and Son submitted designs to the Board for a new medal with an updated 'Old Head' portrait similar to the coinage portrait. The Board decided to accept the tender of Spink and Son and the medal design was quickly submitted to and approved by the Queen. A quantity of medals had already been struck, using the old design, and so the.
The Diamond Jubilee Medal was instituted in 1897 by Royal Warrant as a British decoration. The medal was awarded to members of the Royal Family and the court, guests and dignitaries present at the celebrations of Queen Victoria's diamond jubilee and to selected soldiers and sailors who formed the jubilee parade in London. (1) (2) Contents. Issue.
The Golden Jubilee Medal was instituted in 1887 by Royal Warrant as a British decoration to be awarded to participants of Queen Victoria's golden jubilee celebrations.
Queen Victoria Jubilee Medal To Oz, George Jones Bluebird Teacup, The Big Lunch I had the privilege of shipping off from my shop, Time Was Antiques, yesterday a Queen Victoria 1897 Diamond Jubilee medal to Australia with a special story. 1897 was the Diamond Jubilee was the 60th anniversary of the crowning of Queen Victoria, just as this year is the 60th anniversary, or Diamond Jubilee of.
The Diamond Jubilee Medal was instituted in 1897 by Royal Warrant as a British decoration. The medal was awarded to members of the Royal Family and the court, guests at the celebrations of Queen Victoria's diamond jubilee and the soldiers and sailors that paraded that day in London. The round silver medal was worn on the left side of the breast, suspended from a garterblue ribbon with two.
Victoria Fire Chief Receives the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal. February 21, 2013. This morning, Mayor Fortin presented Victoria Fire Chief Jeff Lambert with the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal. Chief Lambert was nominated for the medal by the Fire Chief's Association of BC for his dedication to the fire service in British Columbia and for his work on a national level. The.