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Lot 493    Session 2 (11.30am Tuesday)    Aust Historical Medals

Estimate $1,500
SOLD $1,700

CAPTAIN JAMES COOK, memorial medal in silver (43mm) by L. Pingo for the Royal Society in 1784 (MH.374; BHM.258). Minor handling marks otherwise nearly extremely fine and rare.

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  • Lot 491  

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  • Lot 492  

    CAPTAIN JAMES COOK, memorial medal in silver (44mm) by L. Pingo for the Royal Society ...

    Estimate $2,000

  • Lot 493   This lot

    CAPTAIN JAMES COOK, memorial medal in silver (43mm) by L. Pingo for the Royal Society ...

    Estimate $1,500

  • Lot 494  

    CAPTAIN JAMES COOK, memorial medal in bronze (43mm) by L. Pingo for the Royal Society ...

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