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SA Union: Van Riebeeck Tercentenary: Uniface

SA Union: Van Riebeeck Tercentenary: UnifaceSA Union: Van Riebeeck Tercentenary: Uniface
Form: Circular with attached loop for a link ring to a pin suspender. Uniface.
By: ?
Date: 1952
Ref:  Laidlaw: 0827;
Variations:
SizeMetalMassValue
24.1 mmBronze5.6 gm$10

Edge:

Obverse: Port broadside view of a sailing ship in Table Bay with Table Mountain behind. Head of a man with long hair and wearing a hat above. Obliquely on the left: “1652” and on the right: “1952”.

Reverse: Blank.

Notes: Van Riebeeck landed three ships, the Drommedaris, Reijger and Goede Hoop, to establish a settlement in the Cape for the Dutch East India Company in 1652.