Germany: Rosh HaShana 'Tashlich' medal w/Wayfarer's Prayer by Kohn, 1817, 33mm
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Germany, "Rosh HaShana" 'Tashlich' medal with Wayfarer's Prayer, 1817; by Aaron Kohn; silver, 33mm, 13.9g: with Blessing for Traveler ("Tfilat HaDerech") - to protect him on his journey - on obverse, with Kohn's signature beneath, and Jewish New Year's "Tashlich" prayer on reverse; with leaf styled engraving around medal's edge.

Aaron Kohn was among the first of the German Jewish medalists whose work was entirely of Jewish themes with text engravings in Hebrew; JMM-61. In AU-UNC, with a small, light surface scratch on rev.; still exhibits some luster.

מילות מפתח: מדליות אירועים יהודיים דתיים אסימונים צדקה פדיון תשליך ראש השנה יודאיקה יודאיכה גרמניה