1924 Belgium – Tonnellerie Jean Persenaire Centennial Medal

World Coins - 1924 Belgium – Tonnellerie Jean Persenaire Centennial Medal
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1924 Belgium – Tonnellerie Jean Persenaire Centennial Medal (Tonnellerie Jean Persenaire was the largest maker and exporter of barrels in Antwerp, Belgium). This medal commemorates the100 year anniversary of the founding of the company. They are mentioned in Civil War logistics records. Obverse: 1824 - TONNELLERIE J. PERSENAIRE – 1924 – Child with offering and mature stave cutter with apron and blade framing portrait of founder draped in mourning surrounded by barrels, beehive and cornucopia symbolizing the success of the company, all in front of harbor view. // Reverse: OFFERT PAR LES ETABLISSEMENTS / J. PERSENAIRE / A L’ OCCASION DE LEUR CENTENAIRE -- Five line legend over a laurel branch. About uncirculated, bronze, tombstone shaped, 75.66 mm x 59.22 mm, 117.40 gm, plain smooth edge, no mint marks. Probably commissioned and struck in 1924 as tokens for patrons. Some tiny dark spots as seen in the picture otherwise, probably as struck.
World Coins - 1924 Belgium – Tonnellerie Jean Persenaire Centennial Medal
World Coins - 1924 Belgium – Tonnellerie Jean Persenaire Centennial Medal
Prezzo SKU : M-BEL924-001
US$ 125.00
  • € 105.77
  • £ 94.80
  • AUD 159.24
  • CHF 122.66
  • CAD 156.17

Quotazione: 10/20/17

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