Summary

Australia Tasmania
150th Anniversary of British Settlement 1953 - 1954 (AD)
Mint: Stokes
Awarded to: National Museum
Other Details: Bronze medal dated 1953-54, commemorating sesquicentenary of British settlement of Tasmania. It was awarded to the National Museum.

Physical Description

Bronze medal commemorating sesquicentenary of British settlement of Tasmania Arms of Tasmania, above 1803-04; below, 1953-54; around, TASMANIA COMMEMORATES THE 150TH ANNIVERSARY OF BRITISH SETTLEMENT (obverse) Map of Tasmania surrounded by sea with British flag on flagpole from centre of the island; around inscribed, PRESENTED TO NATIONAL MUSEUM (reverse)

Obverse Description

Arms of Tasmania, above 1803-04; below, 1953-54; around, TASMANIA COMMEMORATES THE 150TH ANNIVERSARY OF BRITISH SETTLEMENT

Reverse Description

Map of Tasmania surrounded by sea with British flag on flagpole fro centre of the island; around inscribed, PRESENTED TO NATIONAL MUSEUM

Edge Description

Old number in Indian Ink ??437

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