Summary

Australia A.C.T. Canberra
Royal Australian Mint c.1991 (AD)
Mint: Royal Australian Mint, Canberra
Other Details: Medal struck by donor at mint during visit in 1991. A small copper medal made from metal recovered from melted one and two cent coins struck at the mint in a coin operated press in the visitor's galleries. It features a medieval European minting scene and an image of the Royal Australian Mint.

Physical Description

A small copper medal made from metal recovered from melted one and two cent coins struck at the mint in a coin operated press in the visitor's galleries. It features a medieval European minting scene and an image of the Royal Australian Mint.

Obverse Description

At centre within a line circle a view of the front of the mint; around, ROYAL AUSTRALIAN MINT

Reverse Description

At centre within a line circle images of three medieval moniers at work with a nineteenth century press in the background; around, WELCOME TO CANBERRA

Edge Description

Plain

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