A Collection of Karl Goetz Medals

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Date of Auction: 15th December 2005

Sold for £100

Estimate: £80 - £100

Malzschieber [The Malt Racketeers], 1916, cast bronze, racketeers moving a truckload of contraband, rev. lady being frisked at railway station, 58mm (K 182). Very fine (£80-100)

Footnote

Illustrated on the Plates. Satirizes the big racketeers who were being allowed to move their goods without hindrance, while the little hoarder was frisked at every opportunity