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    Auction 7: Robert D. Young Bicentennial Medal Collection, Part 1 and Other Consignments

    NNP-AUC-JOH05-007

    2 10 Two original leaflets Famous art medal AU 12 00 15 00 473 Another As nice AU 12 00 15 00 Tiffany Medal 474 Newark 250th Anniversary Medal 1916 1 4 inch 30 2mm silver Struck by Tiffany Co Obv seal of city of Newark Rev awarded by the New York Times to Dora Miller for merit in essay on Newark s History 1916 VF XF 15 5 grams 55 00 60 00 Small Medal Collection BY PAUL vincze SCULPTOR 475 Numismatics E S G Robinson Memorial Medal 1952 2 inch 51 1mm bronze By Paul Vincze sc Obv bust left of former numismatic curator British Museum Rev nude female seated writing in book Brown patina In blue plush box AU 30 00 35 00 476 President and Mrs Harry S Truman Medal 1952 2 2 inch 63 5mm bronze uniface By Paul Vincze sc Conjoined busts facing left d


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    Auction 7: Robert D. Young Bicentennial Medal Collection, Part 1 and Other Consignments

    NNP-AUC-JOH05-007

    Royal Numismatic Society 1949 1964 Rev warrior flag shield ancient coin In plush box AU 91 8 100 00 120 00 4 9 Pope Paul VI Visit to Holy Land Medal 1964 l 2 inch 38 4mm silver By Paul vincze sc Obv portrait of Paul VI with clasped hands facing left Rev view of City Hebrew in scription Edge hallmark serial 159 XF 27 8 grams 35 00 45 00 490 William Shakespeare 400th Anniversary of Birth Medal 1964 2 4 inch 57mm fine silver By Paul Vincze sc Obv bust left Rev Shakespearian actors on stage holding masks of theater we shall not look upon his life again Sponsored by


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    Auction 7: Robert D. Young Bicentennial Medal Collection, Part 1 and Other Consignments

    NNP-AUC-JOH05-007

    2 10 Two original leaflets Famous art medal AU 12 00 15 00 473 Another As nice AU 12 00 15 00 Tiffany Medal 474 Newark 250th Anniversary Medal 1916 1 4 inch 30 2mm silver Struck by Tiffany Co Obv seal of city of Newark Rev awarded by the New York Times to Dora Miller for merit in essay on Newark s History 1916 VF XF 15 5 grams 55 00 60 00 Small Medal Collection BY PAUL vincze SCULPTOR 475 Numismatics E S G Robinson Memorial Medal 1952 2 inch 51 1mm bronze By Paul Vincze sc Obv bust left of former numismatic curator British Museum Rev nude female seated writing in book Brown patina In blue plush box AU 30 00 35 00 476 President and Mrs Harry S Truman Medal 1952 2 2 inch 63 5mm bronze uniface By Paul Vincze sc Conjoined busts facing left d


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    Auction 7: Robert D. Young Bicentennial Medal Collection, Part 1 and Other Consignments

    NNP-AUC-JOH05-007

    Royal Numismatic Society 1949 1964 Rev warrior flag shield ancient coin In plush box AU 91 8 100 00 120 00 4 9 Pope Paul VI Visit to Holy Land Medal 1964 l 2 inch 38 4mm silver By Paul vincze sc Obv portrait of Paul VI with clasped hands facing left Rev view of City Hebrew in scription Edge hallmark serial 159 XF 27 8 grams 35 00 45 00 490 William Shakespeare 400th Anniversary of Birth Medal 1964 2 4 inch 57mm fine silver By Paul Vincze sc Obv bust left Rev Shakespearian actors on stage holding masks of theater we shall not look upon his life again Sponsored by


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    TAMS Journal, Vol. 35, No. 2

    4/1/1995 numismatics periodicals tokens medals

    ANA Money Museum to Receive Medals from Late Sculptor Paul vincze The personal collection of medals and plaques belonging to the late Paul Vincze internationally recog nized for more than a half century as a premier medallic sculptor is being donated to the Money Museum of the American Numismatic Association ANA The per sonal collection of Vincze a long time friend of the ANA and numismatics combined with the pieces already in the ANA Museum s collecti


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    TAMS Journal, Vol. 35, No. 2

    4/1/1995 numismatics periodicals tokens medals

    ANA Money Museum to Receive Medals from Late Sculptor Paul vincze The personal collection of medals and plaques belonging to the late Paul Vincze internationally recog nized for more than a half century as a premier medallic sculptor is being donated to the Money Museum of the American Numismatic Association ANA The per sonal collection of Vincze a long time friend of the ANA and numismatics combined with the pieces already in the ANA Museum s collecti


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    The New York International Sale featuring the Querendon and Rajj Collections



    The 2011 New York International Sale 1250 ISRAEL 1964 Masada Ancient Shekel Medal 9166 Gold 38mm 49 1 grams By Paul vincze Prooflike Uncirculated Obv View of mountaintop fortress obverse of ancient shekel at r Rev Large re creation of Shekel reverse with Chalice SHEKEL OF ISRAEL YEAR 5 Edge 0103 Yod shin Lion 21 2 logos Lyre 2 250 2 500 Total actual gold weight Approximately 1 4471 ounces 1251 ISRAEL 1965 Judaea in Bondage Israel in Freedom Medal 21 karat Gold 57 3mm 96 5 grams By Paul Vincze Unc


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    The Shekel, vol. 41, no. 3 (May-June 2008)

    /2008

    Paul vincze Dean of World Medalists By Mel Wacks At this year s annual meeting of AINA July 31 at the Baltimore World s Fair of Money ANA Governor Ed Rochette will speak about the medallic creations of Paul Vincze presenting highlights from his soon to be published book about this outstanding medalist Paul Vincze was one of the most original influential and artisitic sculptor medalists of the 20th C


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    The New York International Sale featuring the Querendon and Rajj Collections



    The 2011 New York International Sale 1250 ISRAEL 1964 Masada Ancient Shekel Medal 9166 Gold 38mm 49 1 grams By Paul vincze Prooflike Uncirculated Obv View of mountaintop fortress obverse of ancient shekel at r Rev Large re creation of Shekel reverse with Chalice SHEKEL OF ISRAEL YEAR 5 Edge 0103 Yod shin Lion 21 2 logos Lyre 2 250 2 500 Total actual gold weight Approximately 1 4471 ounces 1251 ISRAEL 1965 Judaea in Bondage Israel in Freedom Medal 21 karat Gold 57 3mm 96 5 grams By Paul Vincze Unc


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    The Numismatist, September 1990

    9/1/1990 ANA Numismatist

    whatever For more information or to submit an article write to the Editor Aus tralian Coin Review y Level 18 Bondi Junction Plaza 1 Bondi Junction NSW 2022 Australia Renowned Medalist Reveals Details of Einstein Medal Harry Flower author of Numismatic Tributes to Albert Einstein in the January and February 1987 issues of The Numismatist recently received an unexpected reward Paul vincze the first recipient of the ANA s Numis matic Art Award for Excellence in Medallic Sculpture wrote to Flower that he had just finished a portrait medal of Einstein and offered piece number one of the limited edition medals to Flower for his collection Actual Size 170mm A medallic portrait of Albert Einstein offered to collector Harry Flower by medalist Paul Vincze has become the showpiece of


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    The Shekel, vol. 27, no. 6 (November-December 1994)

    /1994

    PAUL vincze and his ALBERT EINSTEIN MEDALLION by Harry Flower AINA LM 32 When world renowned medallist Paul Vincze received his January 1987 issue of THE NUMISMATIST he immediately noticed the article Numismatic Tributes to ALBERT EINSTEIN by Harry Flower A few weeks later Mr Vincze wrote to this collector that he had just finished a portrait medal of Einstein and offered one for his collection This


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    The Shekel, vol. 27, no. 6 (November-December 1994)

    /1994

    PAUL vincze and his ALBERT EINSTEIN MEDALLION by Harry Flower AINA LM 32 When world renowned medallist Paul Vincze received his January 1987 issue of THE NUMISMATIST he immediately noticed the article Numismatic Tributes to ALBERT EINSTEIN by Harry Flower A few weeks later Mr Vincze wrote to this collector that he had just finished a portrait medal of Einstein and offered one for his collection This


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    Ancient and Modern Coins of the World and the United States, Paper Money and Medals

    Numismatics; Auction catalogs

    HUNGARIAN MEDALLIC ART WORLD AND UNITED STATES MEDALS ORDERS AND DECORATIONS SELECTION OF HUNGARIAN MEDALLIC ART The following medals highlight Hungarian or Hungarian born sculptors active since the 1940 s including Paul vincze with such American topics as President Harry S Truman and Mayflower II British numismatists writers and composers Andor Meszdros of Australia offers five distinctive Way of the Cross Medals Frank Kovacs died 1965 is represented by Hungarian and Polish subjects British Coronation medals portraits of Churchill British and American writers and poets and South African portrait medals virtua


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    The Shekel, vol. 27, no. 6 (November-December 1994)

    /1994

    PAUL vincze and his ALBERT EINSTEIN MEDALLION by Harry Flower AINA LM 32 When world renowned medallist Paul Vincze received his January 1987 issue of THE NUMISMATIST he immediately noticed the article Numismatic Tributes to ALBERT EINSTEIN by Harry Flower A few weeks later Mr Vincze wrote to this collector that he had just finished a portrait medal of Einstein and offered one for his collection This


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    Ancient and Modern Coins of the World and the United States, Paper Money and Medals

    Numismatics; Auction catalogs

    HUNGARIAN MEDALLIC ART WORLD AND UNITED STATES MEDALS ORDERS AND DECORATIONS SELECTION OF HUNGARIAN MEDALLIC ART The following medals highlight Hungarian or Hungarian born sculptors active since the 1940 s including Paul vincze with such American topics as President Harry S Truman and Mayflower II British numismatists writers and composers Andor Meszdros of Australia offers five distinctive Way of the Cross Medals Frank Kovacs died 1965 is represented by Hungarian and Polish subjects British Coronation medals portraits of Churchill British and American writers and poets and South African portrait medals virtua


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    The Shekel, vol. 27, no. 6 (November-December 1994)

    /1994

    This Albert Einstein Medal due to its large size it should be called a medallion was finished by Paul vincze in January 1987 It was cast in bronze only 170 mm 6 3 4 inches in diameter weighing 700 grams 24 7 ounces The obverse features a frontal portrait of the scientist curved around the rim at the sides and top in large characters is ALBERT EINSTEIN 1879 1955 At the bottom center on the truncation of the bust is P VINCZE the designer s name The reverse is blank In the center of the


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    The Shekel, vol. 12, no. 6 (November-December 1979)

    /1979

    I had decided that the next medal would be a very important one honoring the long overlooked Financier of the American Revolution Haym Salomon It was my dream to have one of the most distinguished medalists in the world Paul vincze create the fifth medal in the Jewish American Hall of Fame series I knew that Vincze turned down 10 as signments for every one he accepted so I armed myself with the biography of Salomon and was off to the ANA con vention But Paul turned out to be one of the most personable as well as talented people that I ever have met and we spent many pleasant hours together then and since often wit


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    The Jewish-American Hall of Fame Newsletters

    /2015

    HISTORIC 500th ANNIVERSARY COMMEMORATIVE PAUL vincze DEAN OF WORLD S MEDALLISTS This major art commission was awarded to one of the world s most honored sculptors Paul Vincze Vincze s works are in the collections of the British Museum Smithsonian Institution Cabinet des Medailles Paris Museum of Fine Arts Budapest etc Who s Who indicates that his official medallic portraits have included President Truman Pope Paul VI William Shak


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    The Shekel, vol. 12, no. 6 (November-December 1979)

    /1979

    I had decided that the next medal would be a very important one honoring the long overlooked Financier of the American Revolution Haym Salomon It was my dream to have one of the most distinguished medalists in the world Paul vincze create the fifth medal in the Jewish American Hall of Fame series I knew that Vincze turned down 10 as signments for every one he accepted so I armed myself with the biography of Salomon and was off to the ANA con vention But Paul turned out to be one of the most personable as well as talented people that I ever have met and we spent many pleasant hours together then and since often wit


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    The Shekel, vol. 27, no. 6 (November-December 1994)

    /1994

    This Albert Einstein Medal due to its large size it should be called a medallion was finished by Paul vincze in January 1987 It was cast in bronze only 170 mm 6 3 4 inches in diameter weighing 700 grams 24 7 ounces The obverse features a frontal portrait of the scientist curved around the rim at the sides and top in large characters is ALBERT EINSTEIN 1879 1955 At the bottom center on the truncation of the bust is P VINCZE the designer s name The reverse is blank In the center of the


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    The Jewish-American Hall of Fame Newsletters

    /2015

    HISTORIC 500th ANNIVERSARY COMMEMORATIVE PAUL vincze DEAN OF WORLD S MEDALLISTS This major art commission was awarded to one of the world s most honored sculptors Paul Vincze Vincze s works are in the collections of the British Museum Smithsonian Institution Cabinet des Medailles Paris Museum of Fine Arts Budapest etc Who s Who indicates that his official medallic portraits have included President Truman Pope Paul VI William Shak


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    The Shekel, vol. 12, no. 6 (November-December 1979)

    /1979

    I had decided that the next medal would be a very important one honoring the long overlooked Financier of the American Revolution Haym Salomon It was my dream to have one of the most distinguished medalists in the world Paul vincze create the fifth medal in the Jewish American Hall of Fame series I knew that Vincze turned down 10 as signments for every one he accepted so I armed myself with the biography of Salomon and was off to the ANA con vention But Paul turned out to be one of the most personable as well as talented people that I ever have met and we spent many pleasant hours together then and since often wit


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    The Shekel, vol. 27, no. 6 (November-December 1994)

    /1994

    This Albert Einstein Medal due to its large size it should be called a medallion was finished by Paul vincze in January 1987 It was cast in bronze only 170 mm 6 3 4 inches in diameter weighing 700 grams 24 7 ounces The obverse features a frontal portrait of the scientist curved around the rim at the sides and top in large characters is ALBERT EINSTEIN 1879 1955 At the bottom center on the truncation of the bust is P VINCZE the designer s name The reverse is blank In the center of the


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    The Jewish-American Hall of Fame Newsletters

    /2015

    HISTORIC 500th ANNIVERSARY COMMEMORATIVE PAUL vincze DEAN OF WORLD S MEDALLISTS This major art commission was awarded to one of the world s most honored sculptors Paul Vincze Vincze s works are in the collections of the British Museum Smithsonian Institution Cabinet des Medailles Paris Museum of Fine Arts Budapest etc Who s Who indicates that his official medallic portraits have included President Truman Pope Paul VI William Shak


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    THE MEDALS OF HANS SLOANE

    06/25/2017

    THE MEDALS OF HANS SLOANE http www coinbooks org v20 esylum_v20n26a27 html Back to top THE MEDALS OF HANS SLOANE Ira Rezak of Stony Brook NY writes Regrading Dave Bowers note on Hans Sloane there are at least three medals that depict him One by Jacques Antoine Dassier in 1744 honors his presidency of the Royal College of Physicians One by Paul vincze in 1953 commemorates the 200th anniversary of his death the sale of his collection and the consequent foundation of the British Museum The last is a modern medal currently sold as a souvenir at the British Museum Ira provided the following images Thanks Editor 1744 Dassier Medal 1953 Vincze Medal British Museum Medal To read the earlier E Sylum article see


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    The Shekel, vol. 13, no. 1 (January-February 1980)

    /1980

    hill Hans Christiau Andersen Professor Willy Munck and King Constantine of Greece his many por traits of the rulers of Denmark are naturally to he seen on coins Of sole Jewish interest is the 1955 por trait of Professor Niels Bohr the world famous atomic scientist whose mother was from a prominent Jewish banking family of Denmark Probably the best known Jewish medalist of our time is Paul vincze born in Hungary in 1907 Vincze won a scholarship tc Rome in 1935 where he studied two years He then set tled in England and rapidly earned an esteemed reputation for a classical gift of portraiture balanced by alle gorical reverses This has also been expressed in coins and Vincze has designed some of the new national currency for nations such as Ghana Libya Nigeria Malawi and Guinea T


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    The Shekel, vol. 13, no. 1 (January-February 1980)

    /1980

    hill Hans Christiau Andersen Professor Willy Munck and King Constantine of Greece his many por traits of the rulers of Denmark are naturally to he seen on coins Of sole Jewish interest is the 1955 por trait of Professor Niels Bohr the world famous atomic scientist whose mother was from a prominent Jewish banking family of Denmark Probably the best known Jewish medalist of our time is Paul vincze born in Hungary in 1907 Vincze won a scholarship tc Rome in 1935 where he studied two years He then set tled in England and rapidly earned an esteemed reputation for a classical gift of portraiture balanced by alle gorical reverses This has also been expressed in coins and Vincze has designed some of the new national currency for nations such as Ghana Libya Nigeria Malawi and Guinea T


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    The New York International Sale featuring the Querendon and Rajj Collections



    The 2011 New York International Sale 1262 ISRAEL 1967 Second Temple and Western Wall Medal 999 1264 Gold 56 6mm 90 1 grams By Paul vincze Uncirculated Obv View of Second Temple over ancient Bronze Prutah coin THE DI VINE PRESENCE WIEE NEVER DEPART FROM THE WESTERN WAEE SHEMOT RABAH 11 2 Rev Aerial view of Temple precincts before destruction in 70 AD close up of modern Kotel Ha amaravi the Western Wall Edge 24 CT Yod shin Lion 12 4 000 4 500 The Talmud and other holy books contain exacting records of the vanished T


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    The November 2013 Baltimore Auction, World Coins and Paper Money



    Laurel branch on tripod ROYAL SCOTTISH ACADEMY OE PAINTING SCULPTURE AND ARCHITECTURE around edge W MARSHALL BROWN ELECTED AC ADEMICIAN MCMXXVlll Prooflike pearly grey with scattered orange blue and crimson highlights throughout the design UNCIRCULATED 300 400 20707 Gold Silver Bronze Queen Elizabeth II Coronation Medals 1953 38 11 gms 36 6 gms gold medal BHM 4451 By Paul vincze 3 pieces in lot Diademed bust of Elizabeth right QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND around Reverse Kneeling female waters growing rose shamrock and thistle JUNE 2ND 1953 to her left and COMMEMORATING THE CORONATION around The edge of the Gold medal is hallmarked No 17 PV head S crown 18 Elizabeth bust The other medals have plain edges Only twenty flve of the gold pieces were prod


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    The Shekel, vol. 13, no. 1 (January-February 1980)

    /1980

    hill Hans Christiau Andersen Professor Willy Munck and King Constantine of Greece his many por traits of the rulers of Denmark are naturally to he seen on coins Of sole Jewish interest is the 1955 por trait of Professor Niels Bohr the world famous atomic scientist whose mother was from a prominent Jewish banking family of Denmark Probably the best known Jewish medalist of our time is Paul vincze born in Hungary in 1907 Vincze won a scholarship tc Rome in 1935 where he studied two years He then set tled in England and rapidly earned an esteemed reputation for a classical gift of portraiture balanced by alle gorical reverses This has also been expressed in coins and Vincze has designed some of the new national currency for nations such as Ghana Libya Nigeria Malawi and Guinea T


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    The Shekel, vol. 14, no. 5 (September-October 1981)

    /1981

    Tour to Israel veterans The Voigt s took third in Class 1 1 U S coins in the ANA system of exhibits with America s Heritage In Class 3 1 Coins Issued Prior to 1500 A D their Coins of the Bible a second place winner Starring as well in the non com petitive category the Voigts present ed an exceptionally timely exhibit of the medallic art of Hungarian born Anglo Jewish sculptor Paul vincze whose coin and medal designs are known worldwide for their un equalled harmony style and excel lence Emil Voigt has long been an ad mirer of Vincze and his art visiting the sculptor s studio in London s Chelsea and assembling a widely ac claimed collection of his work in such areas as Israel state medals pri vate Judaic medals Zodiac Shake speare and Biblical subjects This year s AN


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    The New York International Sale featuring the Querendon and Rajj Collections



    The 2011 New York International Sale 1262 ISRAEL 1967 Second Temple and Western Wall Medal 999 1264 Gold 56 6mm 90 1 grams By Paul vincze Uncirculated Obv View of Second Temple over ancient Bronze Prutah coin THE DI VINE PRESENCE WIEE NEVER DEPART FROM THE WESTERN WAEE SHEMOT RABAH 11 2 Rev Aerial view of Temple precincts before destruction in 70 AD close up of modern Kotel Ha amaravi the Western Wall Edge 24 CT Yod shin Lion 12 4 000 4 500 The Talmud and other holy books contain exacting records of the vanished T


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    The November 2013 Baltimore Auction, World Coins and Paper Money



    Laurel branch on tripod ROYAL SCOTTISH ACADEMY OE PAINTING SCULPTURE AND ARCHITECTURE around edge W MARSHALL BROWN ELECTED AC ADEMICIAN MCMXXVlll Prooflike pearly grey with scattered orange blue and crimson highlights throughout the design UNCIRCULATED 300 400 20707 Gold Silver Bronze Queen Elizabeth II Coronation Medals 1953 38 11 gms 36 6 gms gold medal BHM 4451 By Paul vincze 3 pieces in lot Diademed bust of Elizabeth right QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND around Reverse Kneeling female waters growing rose shamrock and thistle JUNE 2ND 1953 to her left and COMMEMORATING THE CORONATION around The edge of the Gold medal is hallmarked No 17 PV head S crown 18 Elizabeth bust The other medals have plain edges Only twenty flve of the gold pieces were prod


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    The Shekel, vol. 35, no. 6 (November-December 2002)

    /2002

    The Fortress of Beitar Medal A set of six medals were produced in 1968 in honor of the 20th Anniversary of the State of Israel by ISNUMAT the Israel Numismatic Antiquities and Arts Co Ltd in Jerusalem The medals depict various historical sites in Israel and important events in the history of the Jewish people The designer and sculptor of this set was the renown Jewish engraver Paul vincze Vincze was bom in Hungary but settled in England where he earned a reputation as having a classical gift of portraiture which was balanced by allegorical reverses on his medals He has executed some of the finest Jewish commemoratives in modem times including strikings for the Government of Israel One side of the medal has a depiction of a Jewish warrier blowing a shofar surrounded by the ins


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    The Jewish-American Hall of Fame Newsletters

    /2015

    No likeness is known of Haym Salomon nor is there any written description of him Thus it was a great challenge to produce a portrait for this medal The thoughtful determined features of Salomon that has resulted from vincze s research will likely become the accepted portrait in years to come The depiction of Haym Salomon is in the fine tradition of Vincze s official m9dallic portraits of President Truman Pope Paul VI Queen Elizabeth and Sir UJinston Churchill The obverse legend is a biblical quote that expresses what Haym Salomon strived for throughout his life PROCLAIM LIBERTY THROUGHOUT ALL THE LAND Leviti


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    The Jewish-American Hall of Fame Newsletters

    /2015

    Paul vincze Dean of World Medalists Creates Quincentennial Medallic Tribute to the Jews Expelled from Spain and the Voyage of Columbus It has been speculated that Columbus himself was Jewish of Jewish descent or a secret Jew and Simon Wiesenthal even concludes that the 1492 voyage was actually a desperate search to find a new homeland for the Jews Aside from such speculations we do know that the


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    The Jewish-American Hall of Fame Newsletters

    /2015

    Mann has issued silver dollar size bronze medallions illustrating his controversial theory and one of these will be given as a bonus to each purchaser of the new Jewish American Hall of Fame medal if order is sent within 2 weeks vincze s reverse design shows the first meeting of Columbus and his interpreter Luis de Torres with the natives of the New World Torres was the only known Jew on the voyage though he had been baptized shortly before sailing Torres knew Hebrew Aramaic and some Arabic Wiesenthal speculated that after the landfall in America the first words addressed to the natives were Hebrew What is known for


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    The Shekel, vol. 19, no. 6

    11/1/1986

    d and Queen Isabella in 1486 the Jewish American Hall of Fame is honoring the Sephardic friends of the explorer who helped make his trip possible Don Isaac Abravanel Luis de Santangel and Abraham Za cuto An appropriate plaque will be installed in the Hall of Fame and in dividually serial numbered 2V4 inch medals weighing about 3 V 2 ounces designed by The Dean of World Medallists Paul vincze are being made available to the public in limited editions This is the eighteenth commemor ative in the distinguished series that was launched in 1969 Paul Vincze This major art commission was awarded to one of the world s most honored sculptors Paul Vincze Vincze s works are in the collections of the British Museum Smithsonian Institution Cabinet des Medailles Paris Museum of Fine Ar


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    The Shekel, vol. 35, no. 6 (November-December 2002)

    /2002

    The Fortress of Beitar Medal A set of six medals were produced in 1968 in honor of the 20th Anniversary of the State of Israel by ISNUMAT the Israel Numismatic Antiquities and Arts Co Ltd in Jerusalem The medals depict various historical sites in Israel and important events in the history of the Jewish people The designer and sculptor of this set was the renown Jewish engraver Paul vincze Vincze was bom in Hungary but settled in England where he earned a reputation as having a classical gift of portraiture which was balanced by allegorical reverses on his medals He has executed some of the finest Jewish commemoratives in modem times including strikings for the Government of Israel One side of the medal has a depiction of a Jewish warrier blowing a shofar surrounded by the ins


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    The Jewish-American Hall of Fame Newsletters

    /2015

    No likeness is known of Haym Salomon nor is there any written description of him Thus it was a great challenge to produce a portrait for this medal The thoughtful determined features of Salomon that has resulted from vincze s research will likely become the accepted portrait in years to come The depiction of Haym Salomon is in the fine tradition of Vincze s official m9dallic portraits of President Truman Pope Paul VI Queen Elizabeth and Sir UJinston Churchill The obverse legend is a biblical quote that expresses what Haym Salomon strived for throughout his life PROCLAIM LIBERTY THROUGHOUT ALL THE LAND Leviti


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    The Jewish-American Hall of Fame Newsletters

    /2015

    Paul vincze Dean of World Medalists Creates Quincentennial Medallic Tribute to the Jews Expelled from Spain and the Voyage of Columbus It has been speculated that Columbus himself was Jewish of Jewish descent or a secret Jew and Simon Wiesenthal even concludes that the 1492 voyage was actually a desperate search to find a new homeland for the Jews Aside from such speculations we do know that the


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    The Jewish-American Hall of Fame Newsletters

    /2015

    Mann has issued silver dollar size bronze medallions illustrating his controversial theory and one of these will be given as a bonus to each purchaser of the new Jewish American Hall of Fame medal if order is sent within 2 weeks vincze s reverse design shows the first meeting of Columbus and his interpreter Luis de Torres with the natives of the New World Torres was the only known Jew on the voyage though he had been baptized shortly before sailing Torres knew Hebrew Aramaic and some Arabic Wiesenthal speculated that after the landfall in America the first words addressed to the natives were Hebrew What is known for


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    The Shekel, vol. 19, no. 6

    11/1/1986

    d and Queen Isabella in 1486 the Jewish American Hall of Fame is honoring the Sephardic friends of the explorer who helped make his trip possible Don Isaac Abravanel Luis de Santangel and Abraham Za cuto An appropriate plaque will be installed in the Hall of Fame and in dividually serial numbered 2V4 inch medals weighing about 3 V 2 ounces designed by The Dean of World Medallists Paul vincze are being made available to the public in limited editions This is the eighteenth commemor ative in the distinguished series that was launched in 1969 Paul Vincze This major art commission was awarded to one of the world s most honored sculptors Paul Vincze Vincze s works are in the collections of the British Museum Smithsonian Institution Cabinet des Medailles Paris Museum of Fine Ar


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    Coin selections from the \Treasures of two oceans\ and other consignments ... [02/06-08/1969]



    1730 Yehudi Menuhin 50th Year Birthday Medal by vincze Rev Yehudi m different young ages at study Most beautiful matt silver Unc in original case 1731 England Coronation of Eliz II 1953 Medal by Vincze Crowned bust r Rev the crowning Matt silver 2 Unc in original case 1732 Same Coronation Medal in 2 Large size Matt silver in original case Unc 1733 William Shakespeare medal by Vincze 1564 1964 400th Anniversary Bust 1 Rev


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    The New York International Sale featuring the Querendon and Rajj Collections



    g down for heroic rescue of Israeli hostages Israeli hostages an operation in which Netanyahu lost his life an operation in which Netanyahu lost his life 44 of 90 struck With 77 of 90 struck 3 750 4 000 fitted Olive wood case with certificate 3 750 4 000 Total actual gold weight Approximately 2 5035 ounces Total actual gold weight Approximately 2 5035 ounces JUDAIC MEDALS OF PAUL vincze Paul Vincze was among the most prolific 20th century medallic sculptors Born into an artistic family in Hun gary in 1907 he was admitted to the High School of Arts and Crafts in Budapest and studied for seven years under the great medalist Ede Teles He subsequently won a scholarship for advanced study in Rome Anti Semitism was on the rise and his winning design of an ancient archer for a two


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    The New York International Sale featuring the Querendon and Rajj Collections



    The 2011 New York International Sale 1258 ISRAEL 1967 Bar Kokhba Beitar Fortress Medal 21 Karat Gold 57 5mm 96 1 grams By Paul vincze Uncirculated Obv Ancient Jewish trumpeter blowing the Shofar Tetradrachm of Bar Kokhba at lower r Rev Stylized hilltop Fortress Beitar Edge 2 logos 21 Yod shin Lion 018 4 000 4 500 Total actual gold weight Approximately 2 7038 ounces 1259 ISRAEL 1967 Bar Kokhba Beitar Fortress Medal 21 Karat Gold 38 5mm 30 2 grams By Paul Vincze About Uncirculated Obv Ancient Jewish trumpete


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    Auction 5: Medals of the World Plus Many Topical Specialties

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    e 20 00 25 00 235 Queen Elizabeth II Coronation Medal 1953 2 inch 51 2mm bronze Obv queen facing right in crown ermine robe Rev sprigs blooms representing parts of empire thistle Scotland rose England Shamrock Ireland and Leek Wales Crowned A D 1953 Unsigned Edge nicks XF 17 50 19 00 236 Queen Elizabeth II Coronation Medal 1953 1 4 inch 38 1mm silver By Paul vincze sculptor Obv portrait Rev kneeling female with watering jug garden spade June 2nd 1953 Beautiful silver patina AU 30 00 35 00 237 Matching Pair Queen Elizabeth II Coronation Medals 1953 I 4 inch 38 2mm fine silver and bronze By Paul Vincze sculptor Obv Elizabeth with Westminster Abbey in background Rev coronation scene of four figures Uniform patina AU 2 pieces 40 00


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    Auction 7: Robert D. Young Bicentennial Medal Collection, Part 1 and Other Consignments

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    Queen Elizabeth Tour of Canada Medal 1939 114 inch 30 9mm bronze By Percy Metcalf sc Portraits map of route 2 Philip Duke of Edinburgh Visit to North America Medal 1966 1 2 inch 37 2mm silver By Gilroy Roberts Struck by Franklin Mint In case of issue XF AU 2 pieces 24 grams 55 00 65 00 625 Queen Elizabeth II Coronation Medal 1953 1 2 inch 38 1mm silver By Paul vincze sc Crowned head kneeling female In case of issue AU 24 7 grams 35 00 40 00 626 Winston Churchill Memorial Medal 1965 2 inch 63 2mm 999 Fine silver By Ralph J Menconi sc Obv high relief bust facing front Rev Parliament bldg seal of US British coat of arms Struck by Medallic Art Co for Presidential Art medals 65 154 Serial 89 AU 153 grams 180 00 195 00 627 Same in


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