Wal Shannon Collection - Captain Cook Medals
ESTABLISHMENT OF THE COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA, 1901, in gilt bronze (43mm) (C.1901/39), obverse, Captain Cook's bust left with anchor below and wreath around, reverse, half facing bust of Sir Henry Parkes, Father of Federation; another identical in oxidised silver with thicker planchet being 1951 restrike. The first with most gilt missing, otherwise good very fine - extremely fine. (2)
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ESTABLISHMENT OF THE COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA, 1901, in gilt bronze (43mm) (C.1901/39), obverse, Captain Cook's ...