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Lot 2817    SESSION 11 (9.30AM THURSDAY 30TH MARCH)    Australian Historical Medals

Estimate $9,000
SOLD $8,800

GEORGE III, Resolution and Adventure medal in silver (43.9mm; 680.8 grains) by Matthew Boulton for Sir Joseph Banks, second reverse with short die break over EN on reverse (AH.373; BHM.165; Eimer 744). Attractive light grey iridescence, nearly uncirculated and rare.

Ex B.A.Seaby, May 25th, 1963, John J.Ford Collection part XIV May 23, 2006 and Wal Shannon Collection.

Estimate / sale price does not include buyer's premium (currently 19.25% including GST) which is added to hammer price. All bids are executed on the understanding that the Terms & Conditions of sale have been read and accepted. For information on grading and estimates please refer to the Buying at Auction advice.

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