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SA Union: First World War Peace: Dordrecht

SA Union: First World War Peace: DordrechtSA Union: First World War Peace: Dordrecht
Form: Circular holed at 12 o'clock
By: ?
Date: 1919
Ref:  AM2: 156; Laidlaw: 1075;
Variations:
SizeMetalMassValue
26.1 mmBronze9.0 gm$10

Edge: Plain.

Obverse: Within a raised laurel wreath tied at the bottom, dove flying right, sea with radiant sun on horizon below. In an arc above: “PEACE”.

Reverse: Across: “(line) / R.G.R. MACLEOD / -MAYOR- / DORDRECHT / 2ND AUG. / 1919”. The N in 2ND. is inverted.

Notes: Dordrecht is situated in the Eastern Cape Province within the Stormberg Mountains, just north of Queenstown. Dordrecht was founded in 1856 and named after a city in the western Netherlands.