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Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee 1897 (AD)
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Other Details: Queen Victoria's diamond jubilee in 1897 was celebrated the great enthusiasm throughout the British Empire. It prompted many Australian local governments to issue commemorative medals. This medal was issued by St Paul's Cathedral, and also commemorates the jubilee of the diocese 1847 - 1897.

Obverse Description

Jugate busts, young & old Queen Victoria; around, QUEEN VICTORIA'S 60TH YEAR OF REIGN . 1837 TO 1897 .;

Reverse Description

At centre within broad rim, building; above, ST. PAUL'S; below, CATHEDRAL around on broad rim, * JUBILEE OF DIOCESE 1847 - 1897 * MELBOURNE

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