Medallion No. 24


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Die Sinkers


Numbers Struck





Release Price





Terry Pepperell

Hafner Mint, Eltham

68 x 40 mm

1      18 ct Gold

23     Sterling Silver

65     Copper, 22 ct Gold Plated

65     Copper

100    Florentine Finish

$3,120     18 ct Gold

$165     Sterling Silver

$35     Copper, 22 ct Gold Plated

$26     Copper

$26     Florentine Finish


The gold and sterling silver were struck to order. The medal is oval and measures 68 x 40 mm. Several designs were submitted for this medal but finally the NAV chose the Landing at Sydney Cove. Two other issuers also chose an oval plaque for their bicentennial medals.