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Medal - Timaru Agricultural & Pastoral Association Medal

Timaru Agricultural & Pastoral Association Medal

  • Object:

    Medal

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1830 - ca. 1850 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Taylor, William Joseph, born 1802 - died 1885 (medallist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Bronze

  • Museum number:

    A.54-1980

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

This medal was issued by the 'Timaru Agricultural & Pastoral Association' and is made by William Joseph Taylor, in Britain in ca. 1830-1850. Timaru is a port and resort on the East Coast of the South Island of New Zealand.

Physical description

Obverse: a cow, a horse, a sheep and a pig stand in a landscape amidst assorted agricultural implements. Signed.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

ca. 1830 - ca. 1850 (made)

Artist/maker

Taylor, William Joseph, born 1802 - died 1885 (medallist)

Materials and Techniques

Bronze

Marks and inscriptions

'W J TAYLOR LONDON'
obverse

'TIMARU AGRICULTURAL AND PASTORAL ASSOCIATION'
reverse

Dimensions

Diameter: 4.49 cm

Object history note

Given by Professor J. Hull Grundy and Mrs. Ann Hull Grundy, in 1980.

Descriptive line

Medal, bronze, Timaru Agricultural & Pastoral Association Medal, by William Joseph Taylor, English, ca. 1830 - 1850

Subjects depicted

Cow; Horse; Landscape; Sheep; Pig

Categories

Coins & Medals; Sculpture

Collection

Sculpture Collection

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