A Collection of Medals and Tokens Relating to S.M.S. Emden, the Property of a Gentleman

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Date of Auction: 13th May 2015

Sold for £240

Estimate: £150 - £200

Medals, Der Deutschen Stolz, der Feinde Schreck [The Pride of the Germans, the Terror of our Enemies], 1914, silver medals by L.-C. Lauer (2), bust of Karl von Müller three-quarters right, revs. cruiser steaming right, Iron Cross above, legend in tablet below, both 33mm (Frankenhuis 590; Zetzmann 4051; MH 430b; BDM VII, 536) [2]. One virtually as struck and attractively toned, other about extremely fine £150-200


Better specimen only illustrated