Kaapstad Mgungundlovu Pretoria Fakkelloop; Voor Trekker - Eeufees 1838-1938 [Capetown Mgungundlovu Pretoria Torchmarathon Voortrekker Centenary 1838-1938]

 
Kaapstad Mgungundlovu Pretoria Fakkelloop; Voor Trekker - Eeufees 1838-1938 [Capetown Mgungundlovu Pretoria Torchmarathon Voortrekker Centenary 1838-1938]
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  • Title :     Kaapstad Mgungundlovu Pretoria Fakkelloop; Voor Trekker - Eeufees 1838-1938 [Capetown Mgungundlovu Pretoria Torchmarathon Voortrekker Centenary 1838-1938]
  • Artist:     Unknown, Designer Koninklijke Begeer (Royal Begeer) Manufacturer
  • Accession:     88.18.1.1
  • Country:     Netherlands Utrecht
  • Date:     1938
  • Dimensions:     Inches 2-3/8 diameter, Centimeters 6.0 diameter
  • Collection:     Object
  • Collection Theme:     Colonialism
  • Subject:     Figurative , Leisure/Sports , Commemoration , Colonialism , South Africa , Medal/Medallion/Medallic Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     88.18.1.1 OBVERSE.JPG, 88.18.1.1 REVERSE.JPG
  • Tags:     Colonialism~Health, Hygiene, and Fitness
Description:
Circular bronze medal with obverse depicting two running figures, male holding torch in the foreground and female in the background, and legend around edge; the reverse depicts a view of the Voortrekker monument and legend around edge.