2 Ounces, Port Phillip, Australia, 1853

2 Ounces, Port Phillip, Australia, 1853

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 2 ounce coin
Australia, 1853
Obverse Image: Kangaroo facing right.
Obverse Text: PORT PHILLIP / AUSTRALIA / 1853
Reverse Image: Large number 2.
Reverse Text: PURE AUSTRALIAN GOLD / TWO OUNCES / 2
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Coin
date made
1853
place made
Australia: Victoria
political area
British Commonwealth of Nations
associated place
Australia
Physical Description
gold (overall material)
Measurements
overall:.35 cm x 3.5 cm; 1/8 in x 1 3/8 in
ID Number
1985.0551.0486
accession number
1985.0551
catalog number
1985.0551.0486
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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