Medal - Australian Bicentenary, P.J. Downie Ltd, Australia, 1988 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 20834

1988 (AD)
Australian Bicentenary Medal
Mint: Hafner
Other Details: Australian Bicentenary medal, issued in 1988. The medal includes an image of the raising of the Union Jack in New South Wales in 1788.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Downie, P.J. Ltd., 1988
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 32 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 14.243 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: australia bicentenary 1788-1988, australian bicentenary 1788-1988, celebrations
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection, Transport Collection, Emil Hafner, Engraver (circa 1920s- ), Captain James Cook, Navigator & Explorer (1728-1779)
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Commemorative
Tertiary Classification: bicentenary of australia
Series: Commemorative
DateEra: 1988 AD
Obverse Description: At centre, Capt. James Cook, the Endeavour etc below, DISCOVERY 1788
Reverse Description: Australian Bicentenary logo
Edge Description: Plain
Inscriptions: Plain (edge)
At centre, Capt. James Cook, the Endeavour etc below, DISCOVERY 1788 (obverse)
Australian Bicentenary logo (reverse)
Shape: round
Material: Gold-plated
Issued By: Downie, P.J. Ltd., Australia
Artist: Emil Hafner
Person Depicted: Captain James Cook

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