Dagenham Town Show Half Marathon medal

Object number

LDVAL 2006.10.28

Description

White metal medal awarded to the competitors of the Dagenham Town Show Half Marathon. In an official red plastic presentation box. The event was sponsored by CRS Co-op Dairies.

Physical description

Small, circular white metal medal. The obverse has a dedication text in a boarder around the circumference, and shows a scene of a male and female runners passing the Civic Centre, Dagenham to a cheering crowd. The reverse shows the detail of the event and the sponsors.

Condition

Good

Type

Medal

Size

Whole Diameter: 41mm
Depth: 3mm

Collection type

Social history

Inscription

Inscription Cast On front: DAGENHAM TOWN SHOW HALF MARATHON
Inscription Cast On back: DAGENHAM TOWN SHOW CRS CO-OP DAIRIES HALF MARATHON

Alternative reference

Entry Number 1643/28 (2006-02-14)

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Metadata
InstitutionValence House Museum
TypeMedal
Collection typeSocial history