1941 - Medal

Kegalle, Ceylon

Two silver Medals from Kegalle in Ceylon. Probably associated with an Agricultural show in 1941 in Kegalle. Thin and Crude these hand punched medals reflect the War time Austerity.

SPECIFICATIONS
AlloySilver
Diameter38.0 mm
Thickness0.9 mm
Weight9.75 gms
ShapeRound
EdgePlain
DieAxis
1941_kegalle_ag_obverse 1941_kegalle_ag_reverse
Uncataloged
SPECIFICATIONS
AlloySilver
Diameter32.5 mm
Thickness0.7 mm
Weight4.94 gms
ShapeRound
EdgePlain
DieAxis
1941_kegalle_ag_obverse 1941_kegalle_ag_reverse
Uncataloged

Obverse : Symbolic Cresent Moon on left facing the Sun on right.
Reverse : KEGALLE SHOW on top curved around center above year 1941 with AWARDED TO below. Unused medal with No name of recipiant.

For more details see the older Copper 1891 Kegalle Medal which is much thicker.

The medals were scanned at 600 dpi and the images are displayed at 175 dpi. They were purchased from an dealer in Colombo in 2010.