Australia Western Australia Perth
1986 International 12 metre Championships 1986 (AD)
Mint: Hafner
Other Details: Circular bronze Royal Perth Yacht Club International 12 Metre Championships medal, minted in 1986. The championships were held in February that year.

Physical Description

A circular bronze medal (51 mm diameter) featuring a yacht sailing under spinnaker (decorated with the Australian flag), and the logo of the Royal Perth Yacht Club.

Obverse Description

In the foreground a yacht with spinniker bearing Australian flag; around, 1986 . INTERNATIONAL . TWELVE . METRE . WORLD . FLEET . RACING . CHAMPIONSHIP The artists initials TP in the water at right

Reverse Description

At centre an anchor surrounded by a crowned belt inscribed ROYAL PERTH YACHT CLUB above a scroll on which the name of a recipient could be engraved (not engraved); around above, : FEBRUARY . 1986 . PERTH . . WESTERN . AUSTRALIA . Below at right, the artist's name, HAFNER

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