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International Exhibition Sydney, jury medal and box

International Exhibition Sydney, jury medal and box
1879

Medium
silver, leather with gold embossing, silk with gold embossing, velvet, metal, (other materials)
Measurements
(1) 0.5 × 5.2 cm diameter (medal)
(2) 2.0 × 8.1 × 8.5 cm (closed) 1.4 × 8.2 × 16.7 cm (open) (box)
Place/s of Execution
England
Inscription
(1) struck on obverse around edge: INTERNATIONAL (star) EXHIBITION (star) SYDNEY N.S.W. (star) M.D.CCC.LXXIX (star)
struck on obverse around inner edge: ORTA REGENS QUAM PURA NITES
struck on obverse l.r.: J.S. & A.B. WYON
struck on reverse u.c.: NATALIS / RONDOT (underlined) / FOR SERVICES
struck on reverse l.l.: J.S. & A.B. WYON
(2) stamped in gold on lid of box: SYDNEY / INTERNATIONAL / EXHIBITION / 1879
printed in gold on inside of box lid: 287. REGENT STREET. LONDON. WYON
Accession Number
2012.506.1-2
Department
International Decorative Arts
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
The Dr Robert Wilson Collection. Gift of Dr Robert Wilson, 2012
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of Digitisation Champion Ms Carol Grigor through Metal Manufactures Limited
Gallery location
Not on display

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