Summary

Australia
Medal - Australian Bicentenary Discovery 1770, 1988 (AD)
Mint: Hafner
Other Details: A gold-plated medal struck for sale to collectors as a commemoration of the Australian Bicentenary in 1988. The medal features a portrait of James Cook holding a sextant with the ship Endeavour in the background , and the bicentenary logo.

Physical Description

A gold plated medal struck for sale to collectors as a commemoration of the Australian Bicentenary in 1988. The medal features a portrait of James Cook holding a sextant with the ship Endeavour in the background , and the bicentenary logo.

Obverse Description

3/4 length portrait of James Cook holding a sextant with the ship Endeavour on the left; below in a ribbon, 'DISCOVERY 1770'.

Reverse Description

At centre the bicentenary logo, a map of Australia made from diagonal lines and Australia / 1788 - 1988 ©; around above, AUSTRALIAN BICENTENARY

Edge Description

Plain

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