Service Medal for Art and Science, Type III, in Silver (1898-1918)

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SKU: 02.SBS.0105.102.01.000

Estimated market value:

$1050+ USD

  • Service Medal for Art and Science, Type III, in Silver (1898-1918)

Estimated market value:

$1050+ USD

Attributes

  • Country
    Germany
  • Composition
    Silver
  • Inscription
    Obv: KARL GÜNTHER FÜRST Z. SCHWARZB. SONDERSHAUSEN Rev: FÜR VERDIENST U. KUNST U. WISSENSCHAFT
  • Size
    30mm
  • Version Remarks
    The Silver Medal (1898-1918) was awarded 28 times.
  • Image Licensing
    This image is attributed to Morton & Eden Ltd., Lot number 196, Catalogue 44, June 10 2010.

History


The Medal for Art and Science was first instituted in 1858 by Prince Günther Friedrich Carl II. The Medal was conferred upon citizens of Schwarzburg-Sondershausen in recognition of exceptional service in the field of art or science.

The Type III medals were instituted in 1898 and feature a portrait of an older Prince Karl Günther on the obverse.

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