Auction No. 087

Old books, manuscripts, Judaica items, numismatics, coins

February 25, 2015
Opening $ 150
Silver medal in honor of Martin Luther, famed German philosopher. Germany, 18th century. 44 mm. diameter, 22 grams. The face of the medal features a relief of two religious people reading the Bible with G-d's name and German text "G-d's words are eternal". The reverse features a memorial to Martin Luther (1483-1546), instigator of the Protestant Reformation. Original, nice patina. Requires cleaning. Almost XF.
Category
Germany & Central Europe Coins & Medals