The Emblems of the Altdorf Academy: Medals and Medal

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Perhaps these were kept as a memento of home or travels, or deposited for safe-keeping or as an offering for a safe journey to London. The POGS are issued in series, with a dozen or more reverse designs issued for each denomination for each series. May 2nd - SWORDFISH aircraft "B" of 842 Squadron sank U674 in position 70.32N 04.37E, NE of Jan Mayen Island in defence of RA59. The tokens were created by Oded Paz, utilizing a special process that kept much of the relief of the underlying design on the reverse, so our cash coin logo and old Merced mailing address is plainly visible on the reverse.
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Vernon's Collectors' Guide to Orders, Medals and Decorations

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By the 16th century, medals were increasingly produced by rulers or cities for propaganda purposes. [11] In 1550, a die-stamping machine, using steel dies, was introduced in Augsburg, Germany, and soon this process became standard. Space Achievements: This is a large heavy bronze Medallic Arts Co (MACO) table medal commemorating mans achievements in space. The obverse of the $5 gold commemorative coin features an image of the original medal authorized by Congress in 1861.
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Medals of the French Revolution: Keys to the Past

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Is the $5.3 million result extremely high? Many parallel concessions of this kind might be quoted. Kurioses Notgeld Devoted to German paper notgeld, picturs, etc., in German. The medal is not listed in my 1814 mint list, but Laskey includes it in his 1818 catalog. Your quantity has been reduced to 0, due to product limit within single purchase. A percentage of the revenue from all medal sales from this programme will be donated to the Association. Unfortunately the collection is incomplete.
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Police Medals of the World: A Guide to the Most Collected

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Senator Edward William Brooke III with the Congressional Gold Medal for his unprecedented and enduring service to the Nation. English artists did not take up medal work till it had fallen into decadence, and their contributions did not tend to its improvement. The content of the Edinburgh Online website is provided in good faith but we cannot be held responsible for inaccuracies, omissions or visitors' comments.
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Medallic Art of the American Numismatic Society: 1865-2014

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The proof $5 gold coin will go on sale with an introductory price of $449.95 and then change to $454.95. And the more realistic something is, the more we can identify with it and thus, enjoy it. Number of bids and bid amounts may be slightly out of date. Graham his collection of English silver and copper. Mintage of many of these medals was quite limited and the medals are highly prized by ex-employees of the Panama Canal and their descendents as well as collectors.
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Orders and Medals of the Sultanate of Oman

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It also includes those who offer old coins, rare coins, silver coins, medals, coins for sale and medals in Northampton. No. 1 of Amisus was struck in the reign of Mithradates the Great. O. 13412 apply to the entire territory of Sudan. It is distinct from any one or series of letters, and it is not analogous to relics like Washington’s guns, flags or houses. The finest known is the Norweb coin (Stack’s, 11/2006), that sold for $253,000. This gold-plated coin, fits well on your key chain or ring, rather than a wallet card is to impress the owner of belonging to an Elite Unit of the Scottish Rite and his obligation to the Unit.
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Medallic Illustrations of the History of Great Britain and

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Wonder why someone will stick it to that plaque. The running figure on No. 28, with wings at ankle and shoulder and a victor's wreath in either hand, may be a personification of Agon ', the spirit of the athletic No. 32. Wooden Nickel Collectors Organization Free web-based club for wooden money collectors. In general, I believe we should attempt to correctly apply those terms when used within numismatic circles -- especially within scholarly works.
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Introduction to Commemorative Medals

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Another intriguing proposition is that during the 3rd century AD there was a monetary crisis across the Roman Empire and at the turn of the century Roman coinage was reformed. COPYRIGHT 2004 The Gale Group Inc. uring the Renaissance, many people collected coins and medals with portraits on them. Born in Fujian, he went to the USA in 1900, and studied science at Ohio Wesleyan College and Chicago. Feather and Scott's Antarctic Expeditions" on the IPY 2007-09 website (http://classic.ipy.org/start/index.php/site/news-archive/taf_feather_and_scotts_antarctic_expeditions/).
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Colonial Auxillary Forces Long Service Medal

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The Unique and Historic Polar Medal to Commander Frank Wild, Through the kindness of Robert Stephenson, Coordinator of the website The Antarctic Circle, and polar book author Angie Butler, I have been corresponding and speaking with the family of Commander John Robert Frances "Frank" Wild, RNVR, CBE, FRGS (1873-1939). So, where did we manage to obtain challenge coins from this clandestine spy agency? This, as its style indicates, was struck about 500 b.c, and from the weight and the characteristic type of Athena we may safely conclude that it was issued by the great Miltiades, the victor of Marathon, before he left the Chersonese, of which he had been the hereditary Nos. 28, 29 (PL 1, No. 6).
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Medals Concerning John Law and the Mississippi System

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On one side you can see the image of Queen Victoria (r. 1837‒1901) with her distinctive ‘bun’ hairstyle. Betts’s collection of medals pertaining to the American Revolution, which was the basis of a scholarly study from 1894 that remains in use today. Thomson and his crew reached the designated spot and touched down without incident. The medals made be made in a range of metals, such as gold, silver-gilt, silver, bronze, and lead, depending on the status of the recipient. The bronze medals were offered in two packaging options each year: 1) housed in a small black plastic hinged case, and 2) in a philatelic-numismatic cover (PNC) which included a block of four Bicentennial stamps.
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