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Lot 496    Session 2 (11.30am Tuesday)    Aust Historical Medals

Estimate $1,000
SOLD $500

AUSTRALIAN FLORAL & HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY/ FEBUARY SHOW 1841, handcrafted in silver (48mm) uninscribed, hollow silver disc with ornate floral surround and ring suspension. Bend in disc otherwise very fine and very rare.

This medal is identical to two awarded to W. MacCarthur in Gullick's manuscript.

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