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Medal - New South Wales, Australia, 1973 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 16568

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Australia New South Wales Sydney
Opening of Sydney Opera House medal 1973 (AD)
Mint: Jason Traurig, Sydney
Within border of long denticles, view of Sydney Opera House, above, SYDNEY / OPERA HOUSE;
below, AUSTRALIA / 1973

Within border of long denticles, TO / COMMEMORATE / THE OFFICIAL OPENING / OF THE / SYDNEY OPERA HOUSE / BY / H.M. QUEEN ELIZABETH II / SATURDAY / OCTOBER 20 / 1973
Description:
Within border of long denticles, view of Sydney Opera House, above, SYDNEY / OPERA HOUSE;
below, AUSTRALIA / 1973

Within border of long denticles, TO / COMMEMORATE / THE OFFICIAL OPENING / OF THE / SYDNEY OPERA HOUSE / BY / H.M. QUEEN ELIZABETH II / SATURDAY / OCTOBER 20 / 1973
Acquisition Information:
Donation from J Sanchez, 1984
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 44 mm (Diameter)

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Tagged with: opera houses, royal visits
Themes this item is part of: Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Commemorative
Tertiary Classification: architecture & planning
Series: Australian Commemorative Medals
DateEra: 1973 AD
Obverse Description: Within border of long denticles, view of Sydney Opera House, above, SYDNEY / OPERA HOUSE;
below, AUSTRALIA / 1973
Reverse Description: Within border of long denticles, TO / COMMEMORATE / THE OFFICIAL OPENING / OF THE / SYDNEY OPERA HOUSE / BY / H.M. QUEEN ELIZABETH II / SATURDAY / OCTOBER 20 / 1973
Edge Description: Plain
Inscriptions: (edge)
(obverse) Within border of long denticles, view of Sydney Opera House, above, SYDNEY / OPERA HOUSE;
below, AUSTRALIA / 1973
(reverse) Within border of long denticles, TO / COMMEMORATE / THE OFFICIAL OPENING / OF THE / SYDNEY OPERA HOUSE / BY / H.M. QUEEN ELIZABETH II / SATURDAY / OCTOBER 20 / 1973
Shape: round
Material: Silver
Issued By: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1973

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