■ Ribbon : pale blue, mauve, dark blue stripes … upper bar : buffalo horns with MINSTREL (pin back) … on ribbon centre : monogrammed RAOB / G L E … centre bars : (from top) 1953-54 : 1954-55 : 1957-58 : 1958-59 : (holes in ribbon for missing bar) : 1961 Minstrel … lower bar : (engraved) PROGRESS LDG NO. 21 … ribbon attached to jewel by lugs

■ Obverse : cross shaped … in centre : buffalo head … in each corner of cross : R / A / O / B … loop suspension

■ Reverse : (engraved) PRESENTED / TO / BRO. J. BLAIR. C.P. / PROGRESS / LDG. / NO. 21 / 1953 / 54

■ Dimensions : 45.7 * 49.6 mm … ■ Weight : 46.4 g

■ Materials : brass … with blue enamel