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10x portait medals of Roman & Byzantine emperors by Christian Wermuth & Studio

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Germany > Saxe-Gotha: lot 10x medals of portaits of Roman & Byzantine emperors with brief biographies (reverse) by Christian Wermuth & studio, struck in tin/ white metal, c.1694-1715; all on thick planchets; sizes bet. 31-32mm; weights: 10.6 - 17.2g; some with rim legend or numbers etched, or ink inventory marks; most VF-EF, one BU. Includes: Antoninus Pius, Antoninus, Severus Alexander, Magnus, Hadrian, Titus, Volusian. Part of a 214 medal series created by Wermuth and continued later by his students (Forrer v6, pg. 437/444).

Product Tags: German Exonumia, Medals, Medallions & Tokens, Biblical & Religious Medals and Judaic Tokens & Medals from Germany and from Roman Empire, 18th Century, 17th Century