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Lot 2934    SESSION 11 (9.30AM THURSDAY 30TH MARCH)    Australian Historical Medals

Estimate $100
SOLD $100

THE AUSTRALIAN BICENTENARY, 1988, Centennial International Exhibition, in copper (38mm) (C.1988/B160); another with same reverse but obverse The Australian Bicentennial Trade Fair, Royal Exhibition Building July 1988, Minted at the Stokes Stand (C.1988/unlisted); another also with same reverse but obverse text relating to Australia/Australia! Choral Presentation and legend, 'Royal Exhibition Building Birthplace of Federation' (C.1988/10 but 38mm). The first two with some toning, otherwise uncirculated. (3)

The reverse die for this medal was struck from the original die used for C.1888-89/4.

Ex Wal Shannon Collection.

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