German white porcelain medal - Albert Schlageter - WWI "insurgent"

World Coins - German white porcelain medal - Albert Schlageter - WWI "insurgent"
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I had never heard about Albert Schlageter until I picked up a porcelain medal that honored him. Wikipedia has a fascinating entry at: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Albert_Leo_Schlageter

Basically Schlageter never quit fighting WWI and continued to fight the French in the Ruhr, including sabotage. He was betrayed and put to death by the occupying French. A martyr was created.............. fascinating!!

a white medal commemorating the martydom of Albert Schlageter

36mm

Prezzo SKU : qp_2620
US$ 45.00
  • € 38.08
  • £ 34.13
  • AUD 57.33
  • CHF 44.16
  • CAD 56.22

Quotazione: 10/20/17

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