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Medal Commemorative Australian Federation

From the Collection of Anglesea and District Historical Society 5B McMillan Street Anglesea Victoria

Star shapped medal issued in 1898 tocommemorate the forthcoming Commonweath of Australia - a map of Australia in the centre divided into six states/colonies, each state represented by a ray - inscribed around the circumferance and with provision for a pin to be attached with hole and metal ring on the top ray of star. Back of medal perfectly plain.
Dia: 30mm
Object Registration
medal, commemorative, australian federation
Historical information
Ref/ Car. 1898/2.
When Made
Made By
Stokes (Maker)
Inscriptions & Markings
Map of Australia within ring.
Around ring: "AUSTRALIA'S COMMONWEALTH" *3.6.98*
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:12AM