Reconstruction of the Armenian Grocer's Guild House in Bern - 1722 (Original)

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Title

Reconstruction of the Armenian Grocer's Guild House in Bern - 1722 (Original)

Date

1722

Event

Reconstruction of the Armenian Grocer's Guild House in Bern on Kramgasse street.

Obverse

CONCORDIA FUNDAMENTUM FŒLICITATIS CIVICÆ
Half-length portrait of an Armenian with turban to the left, surrounded by two crossed cornucopias.

Reverse

EX RUINA CLARA RESURGO / REÆDIFICATA 1722
Facade of the building on Kramgasse street.

Metal

Silver

Parameters

7.45g 29mm

Reference

UBS 85 lot 1867

Notes

The key distinguishing traits for the original and the restrike are shown on the enlarged image.

Collection

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