I found this attached to a rock, on a beach in Western Australia a number of years ago. I cannot identify the Coat of Arms although have looked in numerous sites. The reverse appears to be a Lion Rampant. Could be silver but highly corroded.enter image description here

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    How large (or small) is this? – KillingTime Jul 21 '18 at 7:33
  • Have you checked the coats of arms of all European colonial powers (it doesn't look like any of them to me) and the major trading companies, and the coats of arms of Australia, the Australian states, and Australian communities? A lion rampant could be from the arms of Scotland, Spain (Leon), Norway, Sweden, or Austria (Bohemia). It looks like there is horizontal lines in the coat of arms, which became the usual hatching for blue by about 1700, and drops or ermine tails, with a bend sinister, and something in the other part of the shield. – MAGolding Jul 21 '18 at 16:14
  • It’s possible this is some sort of seal, in which case you would be looking for this image -reversed-. @MAGolding – AllInOne Jul 22 '18 at 16:13
  • I had not considered this to be a seal due to being two sided but will do some checking. – Brian Jul 22 '18 at 21:49
  • The 'Object' measures 30mm but is badly corroded on the outer rim so I believe it was about 33 to 34mm originally. There are a few letter around the outside but cannot make them out. I have previously checked the Colonial Powers and agree I cannot find a match.Also cannot find an exact match to countries mentioned by MAGolding although Scotland is closest. – Brian Jul 22 '18 at 22:08

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