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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
Tags: medal germany prussia homage medallion medals medalion badge medallic medaille medallions deustch bundesrepublik deutchland bundsrepublik deutschen deutiches deutsches deutscherlander deuches bundesrepublic germanic bundesrublika deutschland dutchland deutsch deutsche deut deutshen bundesrepublika deutscher german devtsch deutches deutchlands deutchen deutschlands devtscher preussen prussion preuss prussian prvssie two king throne staff man head male mens mans people scepter chair seat person peoples peple persons stool sit sitted sitting sits seated

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