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Medal: Germany (Prussia) Homage  1840
Medal: Germany (Prussia) Homage 1840

This silver medal was produced in the old German State of Prussia. It was struck in homage of the city of Konigsberg for the new king Friedrich Wilhelm IV. Diameter is 41.5 mm.

The medal in our picture comes from Heritage Auctions where it sold for $375 US dollars during a 2013 auction. The fields have toned darkly, but the devices stand out nicely giving excellent eye appeal. CoinQuest thanks Heritage for use of their photo.

worn: $100 US dollars approximate catalog value
average circulated: $200
well preserved: $300
fully uncirculated: $500

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Coin: 20492 , Genre: Medals
Requested by: Michael tyler mcgill, Mon, 04-Jan-2016 18:17:37 GMT
Answered by: Paul, Tue, 05-Jan-2016 14:51:24 GMT
Requester description: 1840 Two men. A king in a throne holding a small staff over the other man's head none Friedrich Wilhelm 5 Koenig von preussen
Tags: medal germany prussia homage medallion medals medalion badge medaille medallions greman deustch bundesrepublik deutchland deutschen duetsches dutches deutiches deutsches deutscherlander deutschiand deuches germanic bundesrublika deutschland germeny gremany dutchland deutsch deutsche germandy deutschem bundesrepublika deutscher german deutches deutchlands deutchen deutschlands preussen prussion preuss prussian prvssie friedrich wilhelm 5 koenig von wihelm wilhelms wilh whilhelm willhelm koeni konung konigr coing koningrik koenigreich koningrujk kongung koningin koin koning koningrijk koningryk konge kongeriget koninkrijk koenigreigh koeing konig kongerike two king throne staff over man head kings rois konigreich konigin boy male mann boys mans people scepter chair seat person peuple peoples peple persons stool seated

  

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