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Medal - Federation of Australia, Commonwealth Celebrations, Victoria, Australia, 1901 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 20900

Australia Victoria Melbourne
Medal - Commonwealth Celebrations Victoria 1901 (AD)
Mint: not recorded
Other Details: Medal issued in Victoria to commemorate the Federation of Australia. It is inscribed with the name J.H. Marsden.
One loop of chain is attached to the medal.
An oval shaped gold medal awarded to J. H. Marsden
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 36 mm (Height), 19 mm (Width)
Dimension Comment: 36 * 19

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Tagged with: australian federation 1901, royal exhibition building
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Commemorative
Tertiary Classification: australian federation
Series: Australian Commemorative Medals
DateEra: 1901 AD
Obverse Description: At centre British royal arms crowned; around, COMMONWEALTH CELEBRATIONS, MAY 1901 . VICTORIA .
Reverse Description: At centre British Royal Arms, Crowned; inscribed ->> J.H. MARSDEN <<-
Edge Description: Plain
Reverse: J.H. MARSDEN
Shape: oval
Material: Gold
Issued By: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Awarded To: John Marsden
References: Car.1901/11

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