Medal - Edward Prince of Wales Cape Town 1925

Medal - Edward Prince of Wales (Cape Town 1925) -  obverseMedal - Edward Prince of Wales (Cape Town 1925) -  reverse

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Features

Location South Africa
Type Souvenir medals › Event souvenir
Year 1925
Composition Copper
Weight 17.7 g
Size 32 mm
Shape Round
Number N# 103225
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)

Commemorative issue

Visit of Edward April-July 1925

Obverse

Portrait of Edward Prince of Wales, futur Edward VIII.

Lettering: EDWARD PRINCE OF WALES

Reverse

3 masted old ship sailing to the left, legend around.

Lettering:
CAPETOWN .1925. KAAPSTAD
CDG HOOP

Edge

Smooth

Mint

Pretoria, South Africa (1890-1902; 1923-1992)

Comments

Minted by Royal Mint Pretoria

Between 30th April and 29th July 1925 the Prince toured Southern Africa. On a Royal train provided by the South African Railways, he visiting Cape Province, the Orange Free State, Basutoland, Natal, Transvaal, Swaziland, Southern & Northern Rhodesia and the Bechuanaland Protectorate.

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
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