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AUSTRALIA COINS : HISTORICAL AND OTHER MEDALLIONS
Lot
Description
Status
6478
1867 Products of New South Wales Paris Universal Exhibition medal. Head of QV wearing coronet rev. Inscription, edge impressed 'For Services. Thomas O'Neill' AE, 39mm by LC Wyon struck at the Sydney Mint. VF scarce. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$180
6479
1868 Prince Alfred visit to Tasmania. Bust of HRH Duke of Edinburgh rev inscription. WM 47mm Small ek, VF. C-1868/1. (P)
 SOLD at A$75
6480
1868 Acclimatization Society Victoria award medal C-1868/3 57mm by F Landseer & JS & AB Wyon. Chocolate aU. The society folded in 1872. Rare, very few issued. (P)
 SOLD at A$450
6481
1872 Opening of the Victorian Exhibition medal. WM, 47mm by Stokes & Martin. C-1872/3 (this medal) gEF. Scarce so nice. (P)
 SOLD at A$180
6482
1872 Opening of the Victorian Exhibition medal. Inscription within a wreath rev. Wreath formed by wheat sheaves, Awarded to at top. C-1872/3 var. EF. Not seen by us before. Very scarce. (P)
 SOLD at A$220
6483
1873 Beechworth Exhibition Prize Medal Female representing the Colony of Victoria standing before a rural & industrial scene rev Inscription 'Prize Medal Beechworth 1873 Exhibition' Gilt bronze 48mm by Stokes & Martin Melbourne (S)tokes (M)artin removed rev, partially removed obv JH J Hogarth? On Urn. Not in Museum of Victoria coll'n (different) Trial or sample??? gVF. Rare. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$400
6484
1875 Australia/1876 Philadelphia Commemorative medal WM 38mm. Toned VF. 1891-2 Tasmanian International Exhibition, rev VF. Awarded to engraved 'Alderman EH Panton In Commemoration'. AR, 32mm. 1908 Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria prize medal. Olive branch & engraved within 'J Kitchen & Sons 1908' edge impressed '3rd Prize, Pair of Lorry Horses', rev Victoria standing holding Victor's wreath, behind rural scene. AR, 35mm by Stokes & martin. Toned gVF. The first 2 cat $450. (3) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$250
6485
1877 Bombala Exhibition medal handcrafted in silver. Engraved on rev Awarded to Henry E Wren Kameruka for Gentleman's Hack 'Punjaub' with ribbon bow mount & suspender loop at top. 49mm. EF. Very rare medal (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$900
6486
1878 William Branwhite Clark medal. Bust of Clark ¾ right rev. legend within a wreath of Australian native flowers. Bronze, 55mm by Royal Mint Sydney for Royal Society of NSW. Mintage 88. C-1878/5. EF. Rare. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$300
6487
1878 Paris Universal Exhibition Prize bronze medal. Laureate bust of France facing left, rev Victory flying above the exhibition grounds with trumpet & wreath. Medal awarded to Bright Brothers for Antimony. See Trove article 199348/41. AE, 68mm by JC Chaplain. Cpl carbon spots, aU.
 AVAILABLE at A$120
6488
1879 First International Exhibition Medal. Bust of Captain James Cook facing head ½ right, rev view of exhibition building. WM 39mm by Evans Jones. Lustrous EF. C-1879/7 cat $350. (P)
 SOLD at A$160
6489
1879 Sandhurst Industrial Exhibition Prize medal 'Alice Jenkins Oil Paintings Melbourne'. Bronze 38mm by Ernst A. Altmann Melbourne. gEF. Rare. Ex Dave Allen collection. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$160
6490
1879-81 Australian International Exhibition Sydney & Melbourne Prize medal. Head of Albert Prince of Wales facing right, rev olive wreath with legend around, engraved within 'The Hon JM GRANT MP - FOR SERVICES'. AE, 75mm by JS & AB Wyon. Minor surface mks, significant edge bang on rev, gVF. Scarce medal.
 AVAILABLE at A$100
6491
1880 Sunday School Centenary Celebrations. Bust of Robert Raikes rev Inscription. WM 33mm EF. V.C-1880/21 cat $200. Very Scarce.
 AVAILABLE at A$75
6492
1880-81 International Exhibition Melbourne medalet. AE, 22mm. 1888 Centennial Captain Cook. Gilded. 1890-91 Australian Juvenile Industrial Exhibition Ballarat. AE, 22mm. VG, edge flt, RARE. 1891-2 Tasmanian International Exhibition, rev Awarded To. AR, 32mm. ND Ricketty Dick, rev Arms. Brass, 22mm. aVF-VF. C- 1880-1/9, 1888/4, 1890-1/2a, 1891-2/4, R/5. Cat $285. (5)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
6493
1881 Adelaide Exhibition Gold Prize Medal by Wendt (not marked) Female figure crowing a female on her right with a victors wreath & reaching out to a female on her left rev Awarded to 'JS Bagshaw & Sons' within a wreath of grapes. Rim file mks, 2 neat holes at 3 & 9 o'clock for mounting. Gold 14.9 20mm. Very rare. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$750
6494
1883 Jubilee of Congregationalism in Australia. Huge medal. Moses standing, around 7 stars representing the 6 colonies of Australia & New Zealand, bowl of burning incense. Uniface Silver plated bronze 102mm by Jackson Ives & Co. EF. Very rare, not seen by us before. Rare.
 AVAILABLE at A$250
6495
1885 Rechabite Jubilee. Arms rev Inscription & wreath. 31mm. Sl surface roughness. Listed as gilt cat $250, this copper with no sign of removal of gilt. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$75
6496
1885 Departure of NSW Troops for the Soudan medalet. Bust of QV left rev legend. AR 24mm by Stokes & Martin aVF. C-1885/12 cat $200.
 SOLD at A$80
6497
1887 Adelaide Jubilee International Exhibition award medal, 'For Services' engraved by EA Altman Melbourne edge bruise, EF. C-1887/6. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
6498
1887 Adelaide Jubilee International Exhibition medal. Bust of Queen Victoria left rev First Order of Merit within wreath. AE 75mm by EA Altman, Melbourne. Cple tiny rn, Prooflike aU.
 AVAILABLE at A$130
6499
1897 QV Jubilee medal c/s EA ALTMAN MEDALLIST ELIZABETH ST c/s on obverse. C-1887/9 WM 38mm. Rare. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$75
6500
c1890 The Melbourne Total Abstinence Society medal. 46mm silver plate WM. ek's VF. Rare. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
6501
c1890s Adelaide 8 Hours Anniversary medal. Silvered 23mm. gVF. C-ZA/1. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$60
6502
c1894 Royal Agricultural Society of NSW/Sir Robert Duff medal AE 43mm, aU. C-H/3 cat $350. Scarce. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$140
6503
1897 QV Diamond Jubilee Granville medalet Bust of QV left rev legend Municipality of Granville etc WM 38mm aU. C-1897/90 cat $300. Nicer than usual . Scarce. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$130
6504
1897 QV Diamond Jubilee Granville medalet Bust of QV left rev legend Municipality of Granville etc WM 38mm C-1897/90 cat $300 aU, minor bend, cple edge knocks. Still much nicer than usual. Scarce.
 AVAILABLE at A$75
6505
1899 All Nations Fair Broken Hill rev uninscribed silver, VF, rev scrs. Rare. 1899 Visit of Lord Beauchamp to Broken Hill bronze deposits, F. C-1899/13, 10. (2).
 AVAILABLE at A$75
6506
1901 Athletic Assoc of the Great Public Schools of NSW Prize medal Head of Zeus facing rev engraved '1901 100 Yards JB Sandilands ASA' AE, 51mm by WJ Amor Sydney. 1928 The Armidale School NSW Prize medal Arms rev engraved 'Junior School Doubles Championship JD Sandilands 1928' WM, 51mm by WJ Amor Sydney. Plus 1988 Bicentenary medallion awarded by Uralla Bicentennial Committee (plaque). (3).
 SOLD at A$120
6507
1901 Commonwealth Celebrations May 1901 Victoria commem fob, rev engraved 'J Edmund Burke'. AR, 19x32mm by Stokes & Sons. gF. C-1901-11 cat $200. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
6508
1901 Commonwealth of Australia Sydney silver medal. Crowned Federation shield encircled by 6 smaller State Shields rev Presented to 'F KINGSELL' Edge inscribed 'Cadet Commonwealth Rifle Meeting' AR 38mm C-1901/14 gVF Very scarce. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$300
6509
1910 Royal Society of Arts Presidents Prize Medal. Head of George V left rev Inscription within wreath. AR 55mm 91.67gm. Instituted 1901. B.H.M. 3714. Eimer 1917. Struck at the Royal Mint with dies by E. Fuchs & W L.C.Wyon. While E Eimer does not rate this medal as rare, L Brown rates it as so. The true rarity of importance is revealed by the edge inscription 'C.E.W BEAN, M.A. Wool Industry in the British Dominions Session' 1912-13. C.E.W Bean, grandson of an East India Company surgeon, was born at Bathurst in 1879. After an Oxford Education in both Classics & the Law, he became a well known journalist. He went to Egypt as a civilian correspondent with an Honorary Captains rank & was ashore on Gallipoli on the 25th of April. He was to win fame for his bravery & it was his drive of energy that helped found the Australian War Memorial. At first working at 'Tuggeranong' the Cunningham Family property. Charles Edwin Woodrow Bean went on the be the major editor/author of the multi-volumed official war history. Bean more than once declined a knighthood & the A.W.M. holds a George Lambert portrait of 'Carrot Head' as he was sometime known (for more biographical detail see the A.D.B. Vol 7, p226--229. Definitely a museum quality medallic treasure. Toned, virtually UNC. Rare. (P)
 SOLD at A$800
6510
1912 Dunbar wrecked 1857. Broadway Theatre. Bronze, 23mm, obv spot, aEF. C-1912/4 cat $150. (P)
 SOLD at A$80
6511
1913 Australian Natives Association Tasmanian Exhibition badge from Victorian Chamber of Manufacturers Exhibition Committee. Sterling silver & enamelled by Stokes & Sons Melbourne. Victorian Chamber of Manufacturers Committee badge. Gilt & enamel by Stokes & Sons Melbourne. EF. (2) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$80
6513
1925 All Australian Exhibition/South Australian Chamber of Manufacturers Inc 1869 prize medal. Awarded to 'D Midworth Ratchet Brace (small)'. Bronze, 33mm. UNC as struck, in box of issue.
 AVAILABLE at A$75
6514
1928 Bert Hinkler London to Darwin medal. AE, 51mm, 2 sm spots, gEF. C-1928/1 cat $250.
 SOLD at A$140
6515
1934 Melbourne Centenary Professional Photographers of Victoria medal. Photographer with large bellows camera left rev. View of the city down Swanston Street, plaque below. Bronze, 50mm by Stokes & Sons. Mintage only 13. C-1934/7. EF. Rare. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$180
6516
1938 British Empire Games Sydney Participation medal. Each sport depicted around the sides & top with a view of the Sydney Harbour Bridge below, rev wreath of wattle, map of Australia below. AE, 62x75mm by Stokes Melbourne. The games were timed to coincide with Australia's 150th Anniversary. aU. C-1938/22 cat $350. (P)
 SOLD at A$300
6517
1938 Australia's 150th Anniversary 1788-1938 by the Commemorative Salon of Photography medal. Edge impressed 'Specimen Only'. Silver bronze 64mm by Amor C-1938/8 (this medal) UNC. Not seen by us before. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$300
6518
1956 Melbourne Olympic Games participants medal. AE, 63mm by KG Luke. aU. C-1956/5.
 AVAILABLE at A$300
6519
1967 50th Anniversary Trans Australian Railway C1967/6 AE & AR, 1966 Decimal Currency 1966/7 AE, 66/11 AR, Cad plated, 66/13 alum, AE, AR, 66/15 AE, AR 1968 Adelaide Festival 1968/7 AE. 1969 Welcome Stranger Nugget 1969/5 AE, AR. 1970 Adelaide festival 1970/73 silvered. Pasminco Metals C-P/7 zinc. Shire of Rodney C-T/18 gilt. 1988 Bathex WM, 1994 Wycheproof Centenary gilt. 1998 ANDA Adelaide & Melbourne Fairs copper (2). Majority 34-38mm dia. Mostly UNC cat $450. (20 diff).
 AVAILABLE at A$140
6520
ND (1970-80) Melbourne Moomba Festival Medal Music, Art, Drama, Sport, Literature, Carnival images of Melbourne skyline. Uniface rev. engraved 'Donated by the Bank of New South Wales' stamped Stokes. 51mm. Given to dignitaries & others involved in the festival. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$90
6521
1970 Mt Isa, Capt Cook (5), Indian Pacific, Chelsea (2). 1971 Eltham, Tasmanian Railways, Unley. 1973 Dandenong Eucharistic Congress. 1974 Jamboree, South Barwon, Bank of Adelaide (2). 1975 Doncaster (2). Gilt unless mentioned EF to UNC. C-1970/1 copper, 19, 23 (2 varieties), 35, 38 brass, 61a silvered, 70, 70a uniface copper, 1971/11, 16, 17. 1973/9 oxidised silver, 7 bronze. 1974/8 bronze, 15a silvered 30mm, 18 copper, silver. 1975/3, 3a silver cat $300+ (20 diff).
 AVAILABLE at A$70
6522
1977 QEII Jubilee C-1977/6 AR, 77/9 silver vapour blasted, 77/13 AR 1979 WA 150th 1979/22a gilt. 1980 Melbourne International Exhibition 80/8 AE, AR. 1985 Victoria 150th 85/84 AE. 1987 Kilmore 150th 87/20 nickel. 1988 Bicentennial C-Bic 88/3, WJ Amor 88/37 AE. Royal Visit/Opening Parliament House CN. Governor Macquarie C-G/5 AR. Portland Smelter C-P/13 alum-bronze 2005 60th Years WWII. Scouts/Wolf Cubs (4). Victoria Savings & Loan. The Medallion Seafood Restaurant Hobart. Plus 2 others. Almost all 38 mm or larger. Couple VF. Mostly UNC cat $400 (22 diff).
 SOLD at A$100
6523
2005 60th Anniversary of the end of WWII For Service to Australia 1945-2005. Official Aust Govt medal issued to Veterans by Department of Veteran's Affairs. AE 38mm UNC in box of issue with certificate.
 SOLD at A$50
6524
Australia Day Council Medal. Awarded for Outstanding Prowess in the Field of Sport, Competed for on Australia Day. AE, 48mm by KCL. Cased.
 SOLD at A$60
6525
WWII 50th Anniversary Commemorative Medallion set by Australian War Memorial. 6 silver medallions depicting Mediterranean, Air, Sea, Pacific Wars, War at Home & Women's Services. ea 50g of .999 Silver. High issue price.
 AVAILABLE at A$200
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