Summary

Australia
Medal - Australian Bicentenary Gold Rush 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 the flag-raising scane at Sydney Cove in 1788 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 the flag-raising scane at Sydney Cove in 1788 and the bicentenary logo.

Obverse Description

Flag-raising at Sydney Cove with officers and soldiers standing about and two sailing ships at anchor in the background; below, 'SETTLEMENT 1788'.

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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