101664 | SWEDEN. Railroad uniface bronze Plaque.

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    101664  |  SWEDEN. Railroad uniface bronze Plaque. Issued 1945. Commemorating the 60th anniversary of the Halmstad-Nässjö Järnvägar (HNJ–Railways) (69x45mm, 93.67 g). By L. Holmgren.

     

    Winged genius, with arms and wings spread, on knees right above locomotive pulling four cars right; three coats-of-arms to left, map outline of the railways to right; HALMSTAD NÄSSJÖ JÄRNVÄGAR in exergue / Blank. Edge: BRONS 1945.

     

    Gem Mint State. Glossy chocolate brown surfaces, with great original brilliance.

     

    The Halmstad-Nässjö Järnvägar railway company owned and operated numerous lines in Sweden during the late 19th and early-mid 20th centuries, before being bought by the state in 1945—the year in which this plaque was issued.