CZECHOSLOVAKIA. Gold Medallic 5 Ducats Restrike, "1934" (1971). Kremnica Mint. NGC MS-64.
cf. Fr-14 (for original); cf. KMX-20 (same) cf. Novotny-VI.B (same). By: Anton Ham. Obverse: St. Catherine kneeling in prayer and supplication, mining equipment before her being illuminated by the glory of God from a radiant cloud; behind her, arms of Hungary-Anjou and flowering plant, all within hexagon; Reverse: Scenes of mining operations within a hexagon, further encircled by border of beads and legend. A 1971 restrike of the famed and VERY RARE original, this handsome piece faithfully executes the original and offers a charming strike along with light and reserved luster. A charming and wholesome piece. To view all items from the Augustana Collection, click here.
From the Augustana Collection.
Estimate: $8000 - $12000