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Lot 2893    SESSION 11 (9.30AM THURSDAY 30TH MARCH)    Australian Historical Medals

Estimate $200
SOLD $130

PRESENTATION KEYS, one in gilt (65mm long), inscribed around the handle end, 'Earl of Stradbroke Governor' on one side and on opposite side, 'Homeopathic Hospital 26.11.25'; the second in sterling silver (55mm long), by Catanach, with suspension ring, one side of handle end inscribed, 'Presented to/Her Excellency/The Countess of Stradbroke/on the occasion/of the official opening/the Ragged Boys Seaside Home/at Frankston/November 17th 1922'; also another key similar to the first but in gilt sterling silver (68mm long), by T Gaunt & Co. Very fine. (3)

Ex John Houstone Collection.

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