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Medal - Australian Bicentenary, Numismatic Association of Victoria, Australia, 1988 Reg. No: NU 35387
- Australia Victoria Melbourne
Australian Bicentennary 1988 (AD)
Mint: Hafnet Mint
Numismatic Asociation of Victoria (NAV)
Other Details: Medal issued by the Numsimatic Association of Victoria to commemorate the Australian bicentenary in 1988. It was designed by Terry Pepperell.
|Weight:||55.66 g (Weight)|
|Tagged with:||australian bicentenary 1788-1988, bridges, celebrations, european settlement of australia, first fleet|
|Themes this item is part of:||Public Life & Institutions Collection, Transport Collection, Emil Hafner, Engraver (circa 1920s- )|
|Tertiary Classification:||bicentenary of australia|
|Series:||Australian Commemorative Medals|
|Obverse Description:||Scene of First Fleet led by H.M.S. Sirius passing rugged headland with single tree, at left side floral arrangement of Australian native plants;
above H.M.S. SIRIUS, TRANSPORTS & STORESHIPS;
below, ENTERING PT. JACKSON / 26th. Jany. 1788
|Reverse Description:||Aetial scene of Sydney in 1988 including Harbour Bridge, Opera House, Luna Park etc.
around below, MCMLXXXVIII NUMISMATIC ASSOCIATION OF VICTORIA
in tiny letters after, L.T.P.
|Edge Description:||Stamped 062|
|Issued By:||Numismatic Association of Victoria (NAV), Australia, 1988|
|Mint:||Hafner (Mint), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1988|
|Artist:||Terry Pepperell - The Calligraphy Centre, 1988|
|Commissioned By:||Numismatic Association of Victoria (NAV), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1986|