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Australia Day sports medal in brown presentation case, 1980

1981.0014.0002

Australia Day sports medal in brown presentation case, 1980

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A copper coloured circular medal with raised decoration on both sides, within a square, brown leatherette presentation case which has a gold border, and a hinged lid. One side of the medal has a raised image of the Olympic rings linked with two boomerangs in the centre, with the text "AUSTRALIAN OLYMPIC FEDERATION / XXII OLYMPIAD" around the edge. The reverse has a raised map of Australia containing portraits of eight people in the centre, with the text "AUSTRALIA DAY OLYMPIC SPORTS CARNIVAL / CANBERRA 1980" around the edge.

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