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SA Union: Voortrekker Centenary: Paul Kruger Plaque

SA Union: Voortrekker Centenary: Paul Kruger PlaqueSA Union: Voortrekker Centenary: Paul Kruger Plaque
SA Union: Voortrekker Centenary: Paul Kruger PlaqueSA Union: Voortrekker Centenary: Paul Kruger Plaque
Form: Heavy Cast Bust Mounted on Wood
By: ?
Date: 1938
Ref:  Hern: 436 (similar); Laidlaw: 0702c;
Variations:
SizeMetalMassValue
23 cm x 15 cm Bronze1.93 Kg$190
30 cm x 20 cmMahogany 2.41 Kg

Edge: Plain.

Obverse: Bareheaded bust of Kruger, left. Design taken from ZAR coinage

Reverse: Blank. Dished.

Notes: Made in 1938 for the Voortrekker Centenary Celebrations.

The illustrated example is original. Replicas cast in white medal with a bronzed coating exist and are about a third of the value.