Australia New South Wales Sydney
Australia's 150th Anniversary Philatelic Exhibition Prize Medal 1938 (AD)
Mint: Amor
Awarded to: Not issued
Other Details: This medal was struck in 1938 to commemorate the 150th anniversary of British settlement of Australia.

Obverse Description

At centre H.M.S. Sirius under full sail left; below, "SIRIUS" / 1788; artist's initials, V.V. , small letters in the field at right.

Reverse Description

A Catalina flying-boat moving to left through water, above, SYDNEY 1938, below, AUSTRALIA'S / 150TH / ANNIVERSARY / PHILATELIC / EXHIBITION; stamped SPECIMEN ONLY at bottom left.

Edge Description

Stamped AMOR on bottom edge, else plain.

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