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SA Union: Natal Society for the Advancement of Music Award

SA Union: Natal Society for the Advancement of Music AwardSA Union: Natal Society for the Advancement of Music Award
Form: Circular
By: William James Dingley (?) / David Hollander & Son, Birmingham
Date: 1914
Ref:  Laidlaw: 0756;
Variations:
SizeMetalMassValue
29.0 mmSilver14.7 gm$20

Edge: Plain.

Obverse: Within a cartouche, coat of arms of Natal, two wildebeests galloping to the right with hills behind. Below musical instruments and a score. Signed: “W.J.D.” at the foot.

Reverse: Within a laurel wreath tied at the foot and a scroll above reading: “MUSIC & KINDRED ARTS” space for engraving the name of the recipient. stamped on reverse above scroll and Stamped above the scroll, the maker’s mark: “D.H&S” and silver hallmark for Birmingham 1914. Legend: “THE.NATAL.SOCIETY.FOR.THE.ADVANCEMENT.OF.MUSIC.” This medal engraved: "1ST PRIZE / Elocution / MAVIS WAYNE / 1914".

Notes: The Society also awarded medals in gold.