101324 | SWEDEN. Erik Lindberg silver Medal.
101324 | SWEDEN. Erik Lindberg silver Medal. Issued 1976. Commemorating the life of the mint engraver and sculptor (45mm, 56.42, 12h). By L. Holmgren.
J + ERIK + LINDBERG + MYNTGRAVÖR + 1916 – 1944 +, bust right / Various obverses and reverses of coins engraved by Lindberg, along with one medal; sculpting tools and branch below. Edge: 5 hallmarks.
Gem Mint State. Gunmetal gray surfaces, with a slight matte nature and underlying brilliance.
Commemorating the career of an accomplished sculptor-engraver, the present medal features numerous works by Lindberg in miniature form, executed quite well upon the reverse by Lindberg's pupil and successor at the Swedish mint, Léo Holmgren.
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