Wal Shannon Collection - Captain Cook Medals

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Lot 1930    SESSION 7 (11.30AM WEDNESDAY 29TH MARCH)    Wal Shannon Collection - Captain Cook Medals

Estimate $1,900
SOLD $2,700

THE ARMS OF CAPTAIN COOK 1728-1779, (1979), proof medal in gold (22ct; 40.8g; 45mm) edge number 0724, and another in silver (40.05g), by Pinches, (M B Ld) Mint Birmingham Ltd, obverse arms of Cook, reverse, Cook in boat rowing towards shore. Some toning, otherwise FDC. (2)

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