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AUSTRALIAN COINS : HISTORICAL AND OTHER MEDALLIONS
Lot
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9370
Australian Historical Medals 1788-1988 by Leslie J Carlisle 2008 681 pages & signed by the author with supplementary price guide 2008. Dust jacket flts o/w VGC. The standard reference on the series & long out of print.
 SOLD at A$120
9371
1784 Captain Cook Memorial 1779 medal. Bust of Cook left rev Fortune standing holding a rudder & leaning on a naval column. gEF. Eimer-780 Rare. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$1000
9372
c1797-1855 Convict Love Token. 'The Absent/Are/To/Memory Dear' with a decorative border stipple engraved on obv shaved down 1797 Cartwheel 1d. Edge plain. Popular & Rare. EF/VG. Ex Dave Allen coll'n (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$1500
9373
1856 Lieutenant Governor Edward Macarthur Medal for Military & Civil Merit. Also to commemorate the Volunteer movement in Australia. It did not get past the pattern stage. AE, 33mm. Designed by Ludwig Becker, dies cut by Julius Hogarth & struck at the Sydney Mint. Forrer incorrectly considered it a pattern for an Australian ½d. In 2008 Les Carlisle correctly published as C-1856/1. Mintage 6 in gold, 6 in silver & 12 in copper making a total of 24 in all metals, struck at the Royal Mint, Sydney. Only one other bronze & one silver having been seen in recent decades. aUNC. Extremely Rare. Ex John Beagle & Dave Allen collections. It is amazing that we are able to offer 2 examples of the extremely rare medal in this auction (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$4000
9374
1867 Prince Alfred visit medal. Bust of Prince Alfred left rev. HMS Galatea. EF. WM, 47mm by Thomas Stokes. C-1867/2. Unusually nice. (P)
 SOLD at A$250
9375
1868 Acclimatization Society Victoria award medal C-1868/3 57mm by F Landseer & JS & AB Wyon. Chocolate aU. The society folded in 1872. Rare, very few issued. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$600
9376
1872 Opening of the Victorian Exhibition medal. WM, 47mm by Stokes & Martin, Melbourne. gVF. C-1872/3 cat $250. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$160
9377
1877 Bombala Exhibition medal handcrafted in silver. Engraved on rev Awarded to Henry E Wren Kameruka for Gentleman's Hack "Punjaub" with ribbon bow mount & suspender loop at top. 49mm. EF. Very rare medal (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$1000
9378
1879 International Exhibition Sydney NSW Prize medal. Personification of NSW before Exhibition building, rev wreath of Australian native plants. Awarded B Skinner 1879 Preserved Turtle Soup. gVF, cpl minor eks. AE 75mm by JS & AB Wyon. 1891-92 Tasmanian International Exhibition Prize medal. Crowned & veiled head of QV left, rev olive wreath. Awarded to uninscribed. AR 32mm EF cf C-1891-2/4. Cased (2)
 SOLD at A$325
9379
1879 Sydney International Exhibition Award Medal rev. engraved Mary Bezer. Few marks, gVF. AE, 50mm by Wyon. 50mm dia medals are much scarcer than the more often seen 76mm medals. (P)
 SOLD at A$120
9380
1879 Sydney International Exhibition Prize medal. Personification of NSW before exhibition building, rev. Wreath unnamed, minor edge pecks, aEF. AE, 51mm by Wyon. 51mm dia medals are much scarcer than the more often seen 76mm dia medals. (P)
 SOLD at A$150
9381
1879 Sydney International Exhibition Prize medal. Personification of NSW before exhibition building, rev. Wreath unnamed. AE, 76mm by Wyon. Attractive glossy chocolate colour, odd minor contacts, practically UNC. (P)
 SOLD at A$130
9382
1880 Melbourne International Exhibition Laying Foundation Stone commemorative gold medalet, Rev depicts Exhibition building, obv engraved C. Hourkinson?, Esq, Commissioner, 19-2-79. 21mm dia, holed at 3 o'clock & used as a fob. VF. Extremely rare. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$800
9383
1880 Melbourne International Exhibition medal. Bust left, rev legend within wreath. Silver plated white metal 76mm by H Stokes. Possibly a trial strike. Ex Dr John Chapman coll'n. Very rare. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$400
9384
1880 Melbourne International Exhibition medal Bust of QV left rev Inscription within wreath Edge impressed 'CH O'NEIL-JUROR' rev minor edge scrapes, EF. AE, 76mm by H Stokes.
 AVAILABLE at A$200
9385
1880 Melbourne International Exhibition Prize Medal. Edge impressed Days, Son & Hewitt, London - Stockbreeders Medicine Chest. Sm mark on rim affecting 2 letters of 'Medicine'. EF. AE, 76mm by H Stokes.
 AVAILABLE at A$160
9386
1881 Adelaide Exhibition Medal. Rev: Winged figure of Victory over cornucopia. Holed at 12 o'clock for suspension. WM, 39mm. C-1881/15. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$150
9387
1881 Adelaide Exhibition Gold Prize Medal by Wendt (not marked) Female figure crowing a female on her right with a victors wreath & reaching out to a female on her left rev Awarded to 'JS Bagshaw & Sons' within a wreath of grapes. Rim file mks, 2 neat holes at 3 & 9 o'clock for mounting. Gold 14.9 20mm. Very rare. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$900
9388
1883 Jubilee of Congregationalism in Australia. Huge medal. Moses standing, around 7 stars representing the 6 colonies of Australia & New Zealand, bowl of burning incense. Uniface Silver plated bronze 102mm by Jackson Ives & Co. EF. Very rare, not seen by us before. Rare. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$450
9389
1885 City of Sydney, NSW Soudan Contingent Return Fob. 28mm silver by Evan Jones. Known as the Lord Mayor's Medal & presented to all Sudan Contingent members by the citizens of Sydney. This one being to an artillery recipient, has had a field gun engraved in the centre of the reverse. The loop suspension tab has been removed 4 bracket mount has been added to the obverse. C-1885/10. Toned VF. Very scarce. Ex Dave Allen collection. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$750
9390
1887 Adelaide Jubilee International Exhibition medal. Bust of Queen Victoria left rev First Order of Merit within wreath. AE 75mm by EA Altman, Melbourne. Cple tiny rn prooflike aU.
 AVAILABLE at A$180
9391
1887 Adelaide Jubilee International Exhibition award medal "For Services." Tiniest edge bruise. Glossy chocolate prooflike UNC. Lovely medal, hard to find nicer. C-1887/6. (P)
 SOLD at A$150
9392
1888 Centennial International Exhibition Melbourne 24ct gold prize medal. Crowned & veiled bust of Victoria left, rev Southern Cross & inscription within wreath. Edge impressed '6d Chmp Prize L Wool Greasy Sir WJ Clark Bart" 24ct. Gold 38mm. Royal Mint Melbourne. Minor edge bruise, sm surface mks, aU. C-1888-/8. Attractive & rare. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$2800
9393
1888 Centenary of Settlement 1788-1888 medal Official NSW Government medal. AE 51mm by Amor. C-1888/1. Chocolate aU. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$300
9394
1888 Centenary of Settlement 1788-1888 medal. Official NSW Government medal. Obv field bruise gVF. AE, 51mm by Amor C-1888/1 unnamed.
 AVAILABLE at A$150
9395
1888 Centenary Captain Cook medal, struck in WM, aEF minor "tin plague" but very rare C-1888/4 (var). (P)
 SOLD at A$75
9396
1888 Centennial International Exhibition Melbourne medal Crowned & veiled bust of Victoria left rev Southern Cross & inscription within wreath. Edge impressed "Mrs Don". AE 76mm, Royal Mint Melbourne c-1888/8 Minor contact marks, glossy chocolate aU. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
9397
1888 Centennial International Exhibition Melbourne medal. Crowned & veiled bust of QV left rev Inscription within wreath. Impressed to B Skinner. AR 51mm C-1888/8. Minor obv contact marks, aU. In its official case of issue.
 SOLD at A$500
9398
1895 Australian Industrial Ballarat medal. Bust of Athena wearing plumed helmet with griffon left rev Olive wreath with inscription Awarded to "Mitcham Tile Co Mitcham Assorted Tiles" AE gilt 45mm by Stokes & son Melb. Carlisle 1895/6. aU. Rare. (P)
 SOLD at A$400
9399
1897 Queensland International Exhibition Diamond Jubilee Prize medal. Crowned & veiled bust of Queen Victoria left rev Olive wreath. Awarded to Mrs B Skinner Special First Beche de mer & Turtle Soups. AE Gilded, 45.5mm by Stokes & Sons aU. C-1897/9. In its case of issue. Seldom seen awarded. (P)
 SOLD at A$950
9400
1901 Commonwealth Celebrations Victoria May 1901 oval medal Brass 28x52mm C-1901/10 cat $250. Scarce. (P)
 SOLD at A$150
9401
1910 South Australian Exhibition Gold Prize medal. Awarded to JS Bagshaw & Sons Ltd Agricultural Machinery 2 neat holes at 3 & 9 o'clock for mounting 9ct gold 32mm, 19.2g. Very rare medal, we can find no record of a gold medal for this exhibition being offered for sale. (P)
 SOLD at A$600
9402
1910 South Australian Exhibition Silver Prize Medal South Australian Chamber of Manufacturers Inc 1869. Awarded to JS Bagshaw & Sons Ltd, Petrol Engines. AR 51mm 2 small mounting holes at 3 & 9 o'clock. EF. Scarce.
 SOLD at A$150
9403
c1914 War Fund Medal, rev S & C Golf Assn of NSW. Bronze, 32mm, unnamed. C-W/1. UNC. Rare. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$80
9404
1920 All Australian Peace Exhibition Silver Prize medal South Australian Chamber of Manufacturers Inc 1869. Awarded to JH Horwood & Co Ltd Automatic Pig Feeder. AR 51mm. 2 small mounting holes at 3 & 9 o'clock. EF. Scarce.
 AVAILABLE at A$130
9405
1920 Australian Peace Exhibition Prize medal South Australian Chamber of Manufactures Inc 1869 Awarded to David Shearer & Co Stripper. AE 51mm. Paint traces on rim, gEF with much underlying lustre. (P)
 SOLD at A$80
9406
1920 All Australian Peace Exhibition Prize medal South Australian Chamber of Manufacturers Inc 1869 Awarded to David Shearer & Co D.W Stripper AE 51mm gEF, mottled tone with much underlying lustre. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
9407
1923 Centenary of the MacIntosh & Degraves 1/- token. Kangaroo standing right rev Inscription. C-1923/4 silver mintage 50. aU, wiped. Vendor cost $1500! Rare. (P)
 SOLD at A$375
9408
1923 St Johns Paramatta Dedication of the Bell medallion. AE 22x28mm uniface. C-1923/3 cat $150. Very scarce. (P)
 SOLD at A$90
9409
1925 All Australian Exhibition Silver Prize medal South Australian Chamber of Manufacturers Inc 1869 Awarded to Horwood Bagshaw Ltd Reaper Thresher. AR 51mm. EF. Scarce.
 SOLD at A$130
9410
1925 All Australian Exhibition Prize Medal South Australian Chamber of Manufacturers Inc 1869 Awarded to Horwood Bagshaw Limited Windmill enclosed gear. AE 51mm orange & brown gEF. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
9411
1926 Sydney Technical College Prize Medal, rev engraved Kemp Memorial Medal awarded to Richard George Simpson Architecture Diploma Course Few minor spots gEF. AE, 70mm by AAM. Impressive high relief medal. Very scarce. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$120
9412
1927 Grand United Order of the Knights of the Golden Horn gold fob in shape of a shield. KOS entwined over a bugle. rev. Presented to C PILMOOR KOS by the Comrades of the No 70 West Cornforth Encampment etc 11 Aug 1927. Hallmarked 15ct (.625) 12.18g (.2447 AGW) 31x48mm. Housed in a period case. Attractive, not seen by us before. Reserved at gold value. (P)
 SOLD at A$375
9413
1930 All Australian Exhibition Silver Prize medal South Australian Chamber of Manufacturers Inc 1869. Awarded to Horwood Bagshaw Ltd Spring Release Cultivator. AR 51mm EF. Scarce. (P)
 SOLD at A$150
9414
1938 Australia's 150th Anniversary 1788-1938 medal. Bust of Captain Arthur Phillip left, rev Scene of landing at Sydney Cove C-1938/7 silvered 57mm.
 AVAILABLE at A$120
9415
1951 Centenary of the Government of Victoria 1851-1951. AE, 64mm by A Meszaros. UNC. C-1951/3. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$120
9416
1956 Melbourne Olympic Games Official badge (blue) for sports & team officials by KG Luke, Melbourne. Vertical pin removed. Toned, full enamel.
 SOLD at A$80
9417
2005 60th Anniversary of the end of WWII For Service to Australia 1945-2005. Official Aust Govt medal issued to Veterans by Department of Veteran's Affairs. AE 38mm UNC in box of issue with certificate.
 AVAILABLE at A$30
9418
2006 Melbourne Commonwealth Games participant's medal. AE, 60mm by Royal Australian Mint. UNC. In case of issue.
 AVAILABLE at A$120
9419
2014 Royal Children's Hospital Brisbane 1878-2014 Tribute medal to commemorate 136 years of dedicated & professional nursing to the Children & families of QLD, obv Armorial Bearings of the Royal Children's Hospital Brisbane, rev Stylised figure of Hygieia the Greek Goddess of Positive health. Gilt 60mm UNC. Only 20 produced. Cased with descriptive certificate.
 SOLD at A$160
9420
University of Adelaide Gosse Memorial medal. Bust of Charles Gosse MD 1849-85, rev Awarded for Ophthalmology. Uninscribed. AE 54mm by Stokes aUNC. Rare. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$50
9421
University of Melbourne J Neill Greenwood Prize medal. Uninscribed. AE 55mm. UNC. Rare. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$75
9422
New South Wales Meritorious Service Medal rev Coat of Arms, rev Legend The Government of NSW/For Service, obv Presented to J.L. Stevens For Meritorious Service. AE 57mm UNC in case of issue. Awarded to any individual or group that warrants special recognition inc Police, Fire, SES, Ambulance or Civil departments within NSW. Very scarce. See Australians Awarded pg 613. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$250
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