Auction 087 Holy books, manuscripts, Judaica items, numismatics, coins

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Wednesday, 25.2.15 , 3 Shatner Center 1st Floor Givat Shaul Jerusalem
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LOT 35:

Munich Synagogue Medal. Silver, Israel 1972

Start price:
$ 80
Auction house commission: 20%
VAT: On commission only
25/02/2015 at Winner'S
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Silver medal honoring the Great Synagogue of Munich that was destroyed by the Nazis in 1938. Israel, 1972. 45 mm. diameter. 48 grams. The front of the coin features a relief of the synagogue with the name of the architect, Albrecht Schmidt, 1887. The reverse features a relief of the synagogue's destruction and the text 'firebrand saved from fire' and 'neus gemeindehaus (the new synagogue). Very fine condition.