SA Union: Dingaansfeest: Senekal

SA Union: Dingaansfeest: SenekalSA Union: Dingaansfeest: Senekal
Form: Circular with attached loop.
By: ?
Date: 1916
Ref:  AM2: 147; Laidlaw: 0805b;
30.0 mmWhite Metal10.1 gm$25

Edge: Plain.

Obverse: Between lines, across in large letters: "1916". Legend above: "SENEKAL" and below between stops: "DINGAANSFEEST".

Reverse: Between lines, across: "VOOR / VOLK, TAAL / -EN- / TRADITIES".

Notes: Senekal is a town situated on the banks of the Sand River in the eastern part of the Free State.

Dingaans feest was a festival to commemorate the defeat of the Zulus under Chief Dingaan by the voortrekkers led by Andries Pretorius at the battle of Blood River in 1838.