Auction No. 087

Old books, manuscripts, Judaica items, numismatics, coins

February 25, 2015
Opening $ 180
Two bronze medals (identical), for official presentation, not for sale, in honor of Dr. David De Sola Pool, Rabbi and president of the Shearith Yisrael congregation in New York. Israel, 1970. 50 mm. diameter, 100 grams. The front depicts the name and bust of De Sola Pool. The back features three pillars, and the [Hebrew] text, 'the world stands on truth, charity and justice'. With the date of the community's establishment, 1654. Within an original leather case, very fine condition. Numismatica 19, p. 224.
Jewish Coins & Medals