Historical information

The Ballarat School of Mines was Australia's first school of mines.

This crest was presented to Steven Mendelson in recognistion of his time as Secretary to the Ballarat School of Mines Council. In 1993 another shield was presented to him in recognition of his service to the School.

Physical description

Timber shield with the Ballarat School of Mines coat of arms and motto in enameled metal.

Inscriptions & markings

Typed onto sticker adhered verso "Presnted to S.A. Mendelson, Secretary to SMB Countil, 17th December 1986.