In 1953 the Great Seal of the Commonwealth under Queen Elizabeth II
was issued, this seal was for use in the Commonwealth of Australia
and its Territories appertaining to the Crown.
In 1973 the Great Seal of Australia under Queen Elizabeth the Second
was issued, this seal was for use in Australia and its Territories
in lieu of the Style & Title pertaining to the Crown.
Evidence of the defacing of the Great Seal of the Commonwealth
is below, signed by the Governor General.