Medal, [South Canterbury Rugby Football Union, 7 a side tournament awarded to Hu...

Name/Title

Medal, [South Canterbury Rugby Football Union, 7 a side tournament awarded to Hugh Brown McConnell]

About this object

Medal; awarded in 1926 to Hugh Brown McConnell for his involvement in a South Canterbury Rugby Football Union 7 a side tournament while playing for Timaru Boys High School. Hugh attended T.B.H.S from 1923 to 1927.

Hugh lived in Mataura most of his life; here is a link to his interesting life story.

Maker

unknown maker

Maker Role

Jeweller

Date Made

1926

Place Made

[?]

Medium and Materials

processed materials, metal, gold (9 carat)

Inscription and Marks

Stamped on front 'S.C.R.F.U' /'9c'

Stamped on back: 'SEVEN-A-SIDE 1926 H.B. McCONNELL'.

Measurements

h 23 mm x w 27 mm
small

Subject and Association Keywords

sport/recreation/leisure

Credit Line

From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated

Object Type

awards

Object number

MT2015.22.5

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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