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Germany > Bavaria > Fürth: Kornjude 'Pricelist' jeton, 1772, by Johann Christian Reich; struck in brass; size: 28.5mm; weight: 6.55g; coin alignment. Obv.: Jewish grain peddl
Item code: 0130282

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Germany > Bavaria > Fürth: Kornjude 'Pricelist' jeton, 1772, by Johann Christian Reich; struck in brass; size: 28.5mm; weight: 6.55g; coin alignment. Obv.: Jewish grain peddler facing left w/ Devil on sack, to open jaws of allegator; legend around: "Korn Iude Ver Zwei Fel. U: Geh Zum" ['The Corn Jew Branches out and Goes Forth'] + "Dantes" between legs; in exergue: "Theure Zeit 1772" ['Expensive Times 1772']. Rev.: 10-line legend - date 1771, 7 lines food prices, 2 lines Reich's name & city. Kirschner #23, Brett-1909, JM-118 (2nd item). In VF+: edges are worn but design details are sharp.