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Germany > Bavaria > Fürth: Kornjude jeton, 1772, by Johann Christian Reich; struck in pewter(?); size: 29mm; weight: 6.75g. Obv.: Jewish grain peddler to left w/ Devil on sac
Item code: 0130281

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Germany > Bavaria > Fürth: Kornjude jeton, 1772, by Johann Christian Reich; struck in pewter(?); size: 29mm; weight: 6.75g. Obv.: Jewish grain peddler to left w/ Devil on sack, to open jaws of allegator; legend: "Korn Iude Ver Zwei Fel. U: Geh Zum" ['The Corn Jew Branches out & Goes Forth'] + "Dantes" between legs; exergue: "Theure Zeit 1772" ['Expensive Times 1772']. Rev.: horizonal grain sifter; legend: "Furchte Gott." ['Fear G-d'] + "Wer Korn Innehelt dem Fluchen Die Leute Aber Seegen Komt Uber den der is Verkauft"; in exergue: "SP. SAL. II.V.26 | Reich". Kirsch-24, Brett-1910, Fiew-89, JM-120. In VF.