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It’s Cold and Old and Rarer than Gold

Melbourne Rare Book Week

Event Date: 20 June 2024 08:00 AM to 20 June 2024 05:00 PM
Author / Presenters: Tony Shields
Event Organiser: Ephemera Society of Australia

Tony Shields has been a stamp and coin dealer since 1970. Every day he handles wonderful pieces of history and art which he researches and loves. Since childhood, he has been fascinated by the stories of Scott and Mawson in the Antarctic and has sought stamps and other items depicting the experiences of these incredible explorers. Come and share Tony’s enthusiasm and knowledge of collectables from the Heroic Age of Antarctic Exploration, 1820-1921.

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