Australia Victoria Melbourne
Commonwealth Press Pass 1901 (AD)
Mint: not recorded
Other Details: Commonwealth press pass issued in Melbourne in 1901, for journalists covering the events surrounding the opening of the first Commonwealth Parliament on 9 May 1901 in the Melbourne Exhibition Building. Single loop of chain attached.

Physical Description

A silver cross shaped Press Pass

Obverse Description

Across centre under crown, PRESS; above COMMON- / -WEALTH; below, MELBNE.. / 1901

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