Historical Militaria & Autographs

Lot 178:

THREE ANTISEMITIC COINS (3)

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Start price: $50

Estimated price: $100 - $180

Auction house commission: 25%

Lot of three antisemitic coins. The obverse shows a German soldier above a group of German workers, embossed with the slogan ‘Greater Germany is fighting for peace against the disgraceful Treaty of Versailles.’ The reverse bears the image of a Jew with a bag of British pounds, a WW1 mustard gas bomb marked ‘Gelb X’ (Yellow Cross), plus two more shells, reading at the bottom ‘What are our enemies fighting for.’ 1.5 inches diameter.

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