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A Queen's South Africa Medal. The silver medal features the Jubilee bust of Queen Victoria on the obverse. " VICTORIA REGINA ET IMPERATRIX " is embossed around the edge of the profile. Britannia holding a flag and a laurel out towards a crowd below her is featured on the reverse. " SOUTH AFRICA" is embossed near the top. "1394 BUGR C. WELSBY, NEW ZEALAND M.R. " is marked on the edge of the medal. A red ribbon with two narrow blue stripes and a broad central orange stripe is attached to the medal which has been mounted on cardboard. It bears three clasps marked " TRANSVAAL ". " RHODESIA " and "CAPE COLONY".
Production Date
1899-1902
Subject Place
Accession No
A74.833

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