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Germany: Joseph & His Brothers inflationary brass Jeton, 1772 (Brett-1931)
Item code: 0130327

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Germany: Joseph and His Brothers inflationary Jeton ("Josefs-Jeton" - "Joseph und Seine Bruder" teuerungsjeton), 1772; struck in brass; by Johann Christian Reich (Germany, Brandenburg): size: 29mm, weight: 5.05g.

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" (loosely translated as "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: medal alignment; thin planchet; 14 lined legend, starting with "ANO:1771.", and ending with "FÜRTH".

In VF; Brettauer-1931; P.u.R-153.

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