Medallion of 50th Anniversary of John McDouall Stuart Expedition [PRG 627/529] • Realia

Medallion of 50th Anniversary of John McDouall Stuart Expedition

Medallion of 50th Anniversary of John McDouall Stuart Expedition

Medallion of 50th Anniversary of John McDouall Stuart Expedition, presented to John Billiatt who was a member of the 1862 expedition. The text on the medallion reads, "John McDouall Stuart hoisted his flag having crossed Australia 25 July 1862." John Billiatt, who lived in England when the medallion was presented, was the cousin of Stephen William King, the surveyor of the expedition.

Medallion of 50th Anniversary of John McDouall Stuart Expedition

Medallion of 50th Anniversary of John McDouall Stuart Expedition

Medallion of 50th Anniversary of John McDouall Stuart Expedition, presented to John Billiatt who was a member of the 1862 expedition. The text on the medallion reads, "John McDouall Stuart hoisted his flag having crossed Australia 25 July 1862." John Billiatt, who lived in England when the medallion was presented, was the cousin of Stephen William King, the surveyor of the expedition.