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Medal with ribbon bow from Order of Australia set, Officer - Military Division, Female

1981.0021.0008.001

Medal with ribbon bow from Order of Australia set, Officer - Military Division, Female

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An Order of Australia medal with ribbon bow. The circular medal has a crown at the top, is gold in colour with a raised radiating surface pattern, and has a central blue ring containing the word "AUSTRALIA" and two sprigs of wattle blossom. The blue enamel in the central ring is flaking away around the wattle sprigs. The medal is hung from a royal blue ribbon with a central band of stylised wattle blossoms and yellow edging, which is tied in a bow and attached to a bar clasp pin which is silver in colour.

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