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Germany: 'Josefs-Jeton'/'teuerungsjeton' w/15 line leg., 1771-1772 brass (Brett-1930)
Item code: 0130324

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Sales price $150.00
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Germany: Joseph and His Brothers inflationary Jeton ("Josefs-Jeton" - "Joseph und Seine Bruder" teuerungsjeton), 1771-1772; struck in silvered brass; by Johann Christian Reich (Germany, Brandenburg): size: 29mm, weight: 5g.

Obverse: Joseph (with right hand over sack of corn) and his brothers (kneeling before him) surmounted by German legend "LIEB DIE BRÜDER GOTT GIBTS WIEDER" ("The Brother Loves the G-d Who Gives Again"); below Joseph's hand is "RE KOR" and between the colonades "GOTT SEGNE EUCH" ("G-d Bless You"); below the image on two lines is "DANTES. 1772".

Reverse: coin alignment; thin planchet; 15 lines of text, starting with "1771." and listing various food product costs; text send with "FÜRTH."..

In VF+; Brettauer-1930.

מילות מפתח: מדליות אנטישמיות סטיריות יוסף ואחיו יודאיקה יודאיכה יוהאן רייך גרמניה