Australia celebrates Queen Victoria Jubilee1887 (AD)
Mint: Stokes & Martin
The fiftieth anniversary of the ascension of Queen Victoria was celebrated with enthusiasm throughout the Empire. This gilt medal was one of many issued by local organistions to commemorate the occasion.

Obverse Description

Head of Queen Victoria wearing veil and coronet facing left; around, VICTORIA'S JUBILEE below, 1887

Reverse Description

Within broad decorated rim Australian Arms with kangaroo and emu supporters; above, AUSTRALIAN CELEBRATION below, 21 JUNE 1887

Edge Description


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