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Lot 2821    SESSION 11 (9.30AM THURSDAY 30TH MARCH)    Australian Historical Medals

Estimate $1,000
SOLD $1,200

CAPTAIN JAMES COOK, memorial medal in bronze (43mm) by L.Pingo for the Royal Society in 1784 (MH.374; BHM.258; Eimer 780). Attractive red brown bronzed finish, nearly uncirculated, one of the 574 struck, sold at 10S 6d each.

Ex Wal Shannon Collection.

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