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Medal - Silver Jubilee of Elizabeth II, M.R. Roberts Ltd, New South Wales, Australia, 1977 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 34765

Summary:
Australia
Queen Elizabeth II, Silver Jubilee and Royal Visit 1977 (AD)
Mint: Amor
Other Details: A gilt medal issued by M.R. Roberts to commemorate the Silver Jubillee of Elizabeth II and the associated royal visit to Australia . It includes a representation of Aboriginal art styles including images of a kangaroo, fish, snake and spear.
Description:
A gilt medal issued by M.R. Roberts to commemorate the Silver Jubillee of Elizabeth II and the associated royal visit to Australia
ROYAL / SILVER JUBILEE / CELEBRATIONS / 1952 - 1977 / A TOKEN FROM / M.R. Roberts'
A representation of Aboriginal art styles including images of a kangaroo, fish, snake and spear; accross on band just below centre, ROYAL VISIT 1977
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Dr Bill Myra, 1977
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 32 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 13.474 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: aboriginal rock art, royal visits
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection, HM Queen Elizabeth II (1926- ), W.J. Amor Mint, Medal Maker, New South Wales
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Commemorative
Tertiary Classification: royalty
Series: Australian Commemorative Medals
DateEra: 1977 AD
Obverse Description: ROYAL / SILVER JUBILEE / CELEBRATIONS / 1952 - 1977 / A TOKEN FROM / M.R. Roberts'
Reverse Description: A representation of Aboriginal art styles including images of a kangaroo, fish, snake and spear; accross on band just below centre, ROYAL VISIT 1977
Edge Description: Plain
Inscriptions: (edge)
(obverse) ROYAL / SILVER JUBILEE / CELEBRATIONS / 1952 - 1977 / A TOKEN FROM / M.R. Roberts'
(reverse) A representation of Aboriginal art styles including images of a kangaroo, fish, snake and spear; accross on band just below centre, ROYAL VISIT 1977
Shape: round
Material: Brass
Issued By: M.R. Roberts Ltd, New South Wales, Australia, 1977
Mint: Amor (Mint), New South Wales, Australia, 1977
Commissioned By: M.R. Roberts Ltd, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1977
Person Commemorated: HM Queen Elizabeth II

Person commemorated.
References: Car. 1977/12 but in brass

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