verso-The Royal Society of Tasmania Medal

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verso-The Royal Society of Tasmania Medal


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Bronze medal 50 (Width), 48 (Height), 51.06 g (Weight)

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(1927–16 June 2014)

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(1843 to present)

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Produced in 1988 for the Joseph Banks Memorial lecture and features a bust of Banks, the H.M.S. 'Beagle' under sail, and flowers and a lizard.
Obverse: At centre within border of leaves and nuts, a bust of Banks facing 3/4 left; around, incuse, Sir Joseph Banks 1988 memorial lecture.
Reverse Description: At centre, within border of leaves, H.M.S. Beagle under sail away to right with flower behind and lizard below; around, incuse, THE ROYAL SOCIETY OF TASMANIA.
150 medals cast

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