Summary

Australia
America's Cup 1983 (AD)
Mint: Amor
Other Details: A gilt medal issued by M.R. Roberts to commemorate the America's Cup win by Australia in 1983. It was the first time an American boat had not won the prestigious Cup. The winning entry was 'Australia II', pictured on this medal and now on display in the Fremantle Maritime Museum branch of the Western Australian Museum.

Physical Description

A gilt medal issued by M.R. Roberts At centre the America's Cup; around, AMERICA'S CUP 1983 WINNER The Yaught 'Australia II' under full sail to left; below, AUSTRALIA

Obverse Description

At centre the America's Cup; around, AMERICA'S CUP 1983 WINNER

Reverse Description

The Yacht 'Australia II' under full sail to left; below, AUSTRALIA

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