Germany, Black Shame Medal - 1920, Karl Goetz - Kienast 263

World Coins - Germany, Black Shame Medal - 1920, Karl Goetz - Kienast 263
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Obverse:  bust right of an French African soldier with exaggerated features wearing a French helmet

Reverse:  Slumped naked figure of Lorelei, tied to a tree resembling an erect penis with a French helmet on top.   Legend - DIE SCHWARZE SCHANDE (the black shame)

A medal to reinforce the concept of the lecherous and sexual excesses by the black colonial French troops occupying the Rhine.

very famous Goetz medal

59mm, bronze
Precio SKU: bwia192
US$ 525.00
  • € 449.56
  • £ 386.40
  • AUD 724.45
  • CHF 487.30
  • CAD 664.28

Cotización al: 09/28/21

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