Lot Archive


№ 454


31 May 1995

Hammer Price:

1630. Germany. Saxony, Albertine Line, Centenary of the Augsburg Confession, a silver struck medal by S. Dadler, facing bust of King Johann George I in cap and cloak, holding sword, reverse IOHANNS CHVRFVRST ZV SACHSEN etc., in 11 lines, 56mm (BDM I, 496; Schulthess-Rechberg 4704; Reimm. 4750; Goppel 188; Merse. 1053; Northumberland II, 234). Small rim bruise on reverse at 7 o’clock, otherwise a very fine struck medal, rare (£180-220)