101137 | GERMANY. Kurt Reichert silvered bronze Baptismal Plaque.

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    101137 | GERMANY. Kurt Reichert silvered bronze Baptismal Plaque. Engraved "6 Sept. 1933" and presented by his grandparents, the Widers (68x39mm, 58.91 g, 12h). By Mayer & Wilhelm in Stuttgart.

     

    IHR ABER / SEID CHRISTI, baptizing angel leaning left, kissing and cradling infant over basin; parents standing to right; on panel below, WVRDE GETAVFT AVF / DEN NAMEN "KURT REICHERT / GEW VON SEINEN GROSSELTERN WIDER" / ALLES IST EVER, infant seated slightly right among the clouds; ICH / KAM AVF DIE WELT / AM "6.SEPT.1933." Edge: Plain.

     

    Cf. Bernd Kaiser I 8b (a different recipient). Mint State. Deep gray-bronze surfaces, with some muted brilliance.

     

    Ex Monica J. Kern Collection of Motherhood Art Medals.

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