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SA Union: Groot Trek Centenary: Boer Man and Woman

SA Union: Groot Trek Centenary: Boer Man and WomanSA Union: Groot Trek Centenary: Boer Man and Woman
SA Union: Groot Trek Centenary: Boer Man and WomanSA Union: Groot Trek Centenary: Boer Man and Woman
SA Union: Groot Trek Centenary: Boer Man and WomanSA Union: Groot Trek Centenary: Boer Man and Woman
SA Union: Groot Trek Centenary: Boer Man and WomanSA Union: Groot Trek Centenary: Boer Man and Woman
Form: Circular with holed lug attached. Suspended from a wire pin hanger through a link ring.
By: Royal Mint, Pretoria
Date: 1938
Ref:  AM2: 257; Laidlaw: 0128;
Variations:
SizeMetalMassValue
26.3 mmGilded Bronze8.4 gm$10
26.3 mmBronze7.7 gm$10
25.9 mmNickel9.1 gm$10
25.9 mmSilver9.1 gm$35

Edge: Plain

Obverse: Bust of bearded Voortrekker man wearing hat, right. Legend: “1838 (left) 1938 (right)”. Silver medal stamped: “RMP” and: “SILVER” on shoulder.

Reverse: Bust of Voortrekker woman wearing Kappie (traditional headdress of Afrikaner women), half left. Legend above right: “1838 -1938”

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