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Potosi, Bolivia, oval silver medal, 1859, Industry/Linares, ex-Derman.

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Medals & Tokens Start Price:100.00 USD Estimated At:100.00 - 150.00 USD
Potosi, Bolivia, oval silver medal, 1859, Industry/Linares, ex-Derman.
SOLD
250.00USD+ (43.75) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2013 May 02 @ 19:14UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Potosi, Bolivia, oval silver medal, 1859, Industry/Linares, ex-Derman. Fonrobert-9630 (similar). 14.6 grams. Obverse with allegorical design for industrial arts under radiant poles and LINARES within legend PREMIO AL TRABAJO Y A LA INDUSTRIA, 1A CLASE in exergue; reverse with EN HONOR A S.E. EL PRESIDENTE DE LA REPUBLICA POTOSI MAYO DE 1859 within wreath; lightly toned and slightly grainy AVF with loop at top. Pedigreed to the Alberto "Coco" Derman collection (Cayon auction of December 2007, with original lot-tag #523).