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Eugen Ferdinand Pius Bernhard Felix Maria

Circular medal of Eugen Ferdinand Pius Bernhard Felix Maria (1863-1954), archduke of Austria, prince of Hungary and Bohemia. Obverse: Profile bust of Erzherzog Eugen looking to proper right; inscribed at edge "GENERALOBERST·ERZHERZOG·EUGEN" and on bust "Hellene·Scholz". Reverse: Landscape...

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Inscription

Obverse: Inscribed at edge "GENERALOBERST·ERZHERZOG·EUGEN" and on bust "Hellene·Scholz". Reverse: Inscribed in exergue "·1915·".

Provenance

By 1929, Wolf Kostakowsky, Mattapan, MA; 1929, sold by Kostakowsky to the MFA for $518 [see note 1]. (Accession date: January 17, 1929) NOTES: [1] Five hundred numismatics, MFA accession numbers 29.159 through 29.658, were purchased from Mr. Kostakowsky for a total price of $518.

Credit Line

Frederick Brown Fund

Austro-Hungarian, 1915

Object Place

Austria

Accession Number

29.174

Medium or Technique

Metal; gilt-bronze

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals