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Lot 330    SESSION 1 (9.30AM TUESDAY 24TH NOVEMBER)    Aust. Historical Medals

Estimate $500
SOLD $400

MELBOURNE EXHIBITION, Victoria, 1854, in white metal (64x8.5mm) (C.1854/2), by J.S.Wyon, unnamed, possibly a museum or VIP strike, 8.5mm thick instead of 5mm for normal striking. Some edge bumps and nicks, some tin pest spots, otherwise very fine and very rare.

Not recorded in white metal or with this thickness in Carlisle.

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