Auction No. 087

Old books, manuscripts, Judaica items, numismatics, coins

February 25, 2015
Opening $ 130
Silver medal in honor of Ferdinand, Prince of Brunswick-Lüneburg. Germany, 1782. 47 mm. diameter. 45 grams. Relief depicting a bust of the prince and his title; the reverse features the triangular emblem of the freemasons with the Tetragrammaton and German text. Prince Ferdinand was famous for his battle successes as a Field- Marshal in the Prussian army during the seven-year war. He was a leader of the freemasons. He died in 1792. XF.
Freemasons medals