101696 | SWEDEN. Göteborg Tercentenary Anniversary Exhibition bronze Medal.

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    101696  |  SWEDEN. Göteborg Tercentenary Anniversary Exhibition bronze Medal. Issued 1923. Commemorating the expo and the 300th anniversary of the city's founding (56mm, 81.61 g, 12h). By C. Milles for Sporrong & Co.

     

    JVBILEVMS VT STÄLLNINGEN GÖTEBORG, coat-of-arms of Göteborg (stylized lion rampant right, holding sword and shield; crown above) / Four gods (Minerva/Athena, Vulcan/Hephaistos, Mercury/Hermes, and Neptune/Poseidon advancing left, torsos and heads facing, and each holding attributes: book, gear, caduceus, and trident, respectively; in exergue, dolphin left. Edge: C C SPORRONG & Co.

     

    Mint State. Dark olive-brown surfaces, with just a hint of light rub upon the high points and a very minor spot of roughness near the bottom of the obverse.

     

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