Auction No. 087

Old books, manuscripts, Judaica items, numismatics, coins

February 25, 2015
Opening $ 100
Copper medal marking the 300th anniversary of the birth of theologian Theodore Beza. Geneva, Switzerland 1819. 57 mm. diameter. Obverse: Three religious figures and the date 1519 (Beza's birth year), Tetragrammaton. Reverse: Commemorative words in Latin. Theodore Beza was a Protestant scholar who played an important role in the Reformation. Nice, original patina. XF.
Category
General Coins & Medals