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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

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    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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    The Numismatist, June 2006

    6/1/2006

    TN109_114 5 4 06 12 32 PM Page 109 OTHER SIDE OF THE COIN EDWARD C ROCHETTE The vincze Legacy A Hungarian born medallic sculptor fled World War II Europe and appeased a President and Mint Director s vanity J oin design and J medallic art benefited far more than we might W realize by the exodus of I W M creative talent from behind what would later be come the Iron Curtain before and after World War II Two names that come immedi ately to mind are Paul Vincze and Dora de Pede


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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 Numismatist, November 1966

    11/1/1966 ANA Numismatist



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    The Numismatist, January 1995

    1/1/1995 ANA Numismatist

    Museum to Receive Paul vincze s Personal Medal Collection The personal collection of medals and plaques belonging to the late Paul Vincze internationally recog nized for more than a half century as one of the premier medallic sculp tors will be donated to the ANA Museum When combined with pieces already in the Museum s cabi net Vincze s collection will provide a retrospective of the artist s medal lic sculpture career


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    The Numismatist

    5/1/1995 ANA Numismatist Numismatics Periodicals Coins Bank notes Tokens

    Museum to Receive Paul vincze s Personal Medal Collection The personal collection of medals and plaques belonging to the late Paul Vincze internationally recog nized for more than a half century as one of the premier medallic sculp tors will be donated to the ANA iMuseum When combined with pieces already in the Museum s cabi net Vincze s collection will provide a retrospective of the artist s medal lic sculpture caree


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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. 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 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 Numismatist, June 2006

    6/1/2006

    WORLD GOLD COINS U S GOLD COINS ANCIENT COINS U S CURRENCY FINE COLLECTIBLES VINTAGE BASEBALL CARDS 800 327 5010 OR 561 368 7707 Bank of America Building 150 E Palmetto Pk Rd Suite 101 Boca Raton FL 33432 William Youngerman ANA LM2498 wiMiamyoungerman com OTHER SIDE continued the following morning at Blair House since the White House was undergo ing major renovation vincze s punctuality matched his attention to detail Arriving at least 15 minutes before the scheduled ap pointment he sat on a bench in Lafayette Park which faced the White House He soon was joined by a wan dering tourist Vincze struck up a conversation with the man by pointing toward the White House and inquiring in broken English That across the street who lives there The President his


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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 promised lands coin auction sale, featuring coins & paper money from ancient Judea, Israel, and the U.S. colonies, to be publicly auctioned ... [04/30/1974]-[05/01/1974]



    ny hand enameled and scarce This unusual collection covers a wide range of issues includ ing the Hagana Veterans the Civic Volunteers of Jerusalem Wingate Institute of Physical train ing the Palmach the Irgun the Israel Com munist Party Keren Hayesod and 66 other superb issues A collection that took years to assemble and must really be seen to be fully appreciated Total 73 pcs PAUL vincze Paul Vincze has long been recognized as one of the fore most sculptors in the world today His works have been exhibited all over the world and his Biblical renditions are considered among the best ever offered We offer below a selection of his work and hope that you will join with us in appreciating the beauty and distinction of his fine crafts manship These medallic efforts are really outs


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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 Numismatist, December 1966

    12/1/1966 ANA Numismatist

    Roberts of the Franklin Mint vincze Hungarian born world renowned art ist sculptor makes frequent visits to the United States with his French born wife Betty They alternate between living in London and in southern France In relating incidents concern Paul Vincze receives the Outstanding Sculp tor of the Year gold medal from Joseph Segel r as Mrs Vincze beams her approval ing his famous pieces Vincze displayed great h


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    The Numismatist, August 1980

    8/1/1980 ANA Numismatist

    New vincze Medals Released The latest four medals of the Shakespeare Commemorative Medallion Series designed by Paul Vincze have recently been armounced by officials of the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust sponsors of the series The medals which will be issued during the next twelve months represent scenes from four Shakespeare plays King Henry VIII King Henry V Much Ado About Nothing and Love s Labour


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    The Numismatist, November 1982

    11/1/1982 ANA Numismatist



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    The Numismatist, August 1994

    8/1/1994 ANA Numismatist

    COLLECTORS COLLECTING by E iil Voigt y NLG ANA 10337 The reverse of Paul vincze s second medal for the corona tion of Queen Elizabeth II features an allegorical figure planting flowers with spade and watering can 1244 I Remember Paul Vincze F R B S The mark of medalist Paul Vincze is forever etched in metal and in the memories of his many friends I T WAS WITH profound sorrow that I learned of the death of my friend Paul Vincze The harsh reality of the loss set in wit


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    The Numismatist, January 1994

    1/1/1994 ANA Numismatist

    Millais William Holman Hunt Thomas Woolner and others when they too visited the studio as con temporaries of Dante Gabriel Ros setti and his sister Christina Coincidentally it was a letter from vincze that served as a pass port for the ANA group to gain ac cess and tour behind the scenes at the Shakespeare Memorial Library at Stratford on Avon Vincze de signed the Shakespearean medallic series that served as the focal point for visitors entering the museum at Stratford While Vincze was best known as a medalist creating a number of con vention medals for the ANA there is a collector gro


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    The Numismatist

    6/1/1994 ANA Numismatist Numismatics Periodicals Coins Bank notes Tokens

    Millais William Holman Hunt Thomas Woolner and others when they too visited the studio as con temporaries of Dante Gabriel Ros setti and his sister Christina Coincidentally it was a letter from vincze that served as a pass port for the ANA group to gain ac cess and tour behind the scenes at the Shakespeare Memorial Library at Stratford on Avon Vincze de signed the Shakespearean medallic series that served as the focal point for visitors entering the museum at Stratford While Vincze was best known as a medalist creating a number of con vention medals for the ANA there is a collector gro


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    The Numismatist

    9/1/1994 ANA Numismatist Numismatics Periodicals Coins Bank notes Tokens

    COLLECTORS COLLECTING I Remember Paul vincze ER B S The mark of medalist Paul Vincze is forever etched in metal and in the memories of his many friends by Emil Voigt NLG ANA 10337 The reverse of Paul Vincze s second medal for the corona tion of Queen Elizabeth II features an allegorical figure planting flowers with spade and watering can 1 T WAS WITH profound sorrow that I learned of the death of my friend Paul Vincze The harsh


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    The Numismatist

    3/1/1995 ANA Numismatist Numismatics Periodicals Coins Bank notes Tokens

    LETTER vincze Tribute Stirs Fond Memories The September issue of The Numis matist featured Emil Voigt s sympa thetic and enjoyable tribute to Paul Vincze I Remember Paul Vincze F R B S p 1244 I was first intro duced to Mr Vincze by Joan Martin senior research assistant to the De partment of Coins and Medals at the British Museum and met him many times over the years Vincze was a remarkable man


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    The Numismatist, July 1969

    7/1/1969 ANA Numismatist

    ill Hans Christian Andersen Professor Willy Munck and King Constantine of Greece his many por traits of the rulers of Denmark are naturally to be 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 P robably the best known Jewish medalist of our time is Paul vincze born in Hungary in 1907 Vincze won a scholarship to 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 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 Numismatist, November 1972

    11/1/1972 ANA Numismatist

    tremendous popularity of vincze s med als are expected to make this American Bicentennial medal a sell out No likeness is know of Haym Salo mon nor is there any written descrip tion of him Thus it was a great chal lenge to produce a portrait for this medal Vincze after reading Salomon s complete biography long out of print did form a picture in his own mind in addition a portrait of Salomon s daughter Sally Andr


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    The Numismatist, February 1975

    2/1/1975 ANA Numismatist

    d RG70 B4 Beard E L Nazi medals 1970 SA30 W4 Werlich R Orders and decorations of all nations ancient and modern civil and military 1965 UB55 R4 Rebelo L O papel moeda em Angola 1970 UC40 G4 Crasser W Das bielefelder stoffgeld 1917 1923 1972 UF70 J34 Jaeger K Die munzen und banknoten der Tschechoslowakei 1970 UK10 B3 Banco de la Republica Bogata Catalogo de billetes 1923 1973 1973 vincze Announces Newest Shakespeare Medals Paul Vincze the distinguished London sculptor medalist has announced the newest of his Shakespeare commemorative medals for the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust Stratford upon Avon England These newest issues are Coriolanus The Taming of the Shrew Timon of Athens and The Life and Death of King John This Vincze medal series represents the first and


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    The Numismatist, December 1976

    12/1/1976 ANA Numismatist

    Newest Shakespeare Medals Issued by vincze Paul Vincze the distinguished London sculptor medalist has announced the newest of his Shakespeare commemorative medals for the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust Stratford upon Avon England These newest issues are Twelfth Night King Lear Measure for Measure and Richard II Vincze had probably designed more medals and coins than any other living person has won numerous international aw


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    The Numismatist, January 1994

    1/1/1994 ANA Numismatist

    Harry S Truman As an artist of world renown Paul vincze had been awarded a commission to sculpt medallic portraits of both the Presi dent and First Lady Paul cherished the letter as much as a collector would his rarest pos session He carried it with him when ever he visited the United States dur ing the early post World War II years It became a second passport a diplomatic one to expedite entry past then overly officious U S Cus toms agent


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    The Numismatist, December 1995

    12/1/1995 ANA Numismatist

    was not very un like the coin issuing Republic of San Marino after which Grasse pat terned its political system and with which the city state maintained diplomatic relations Grasse was un able to maintain its independent sta tus past the year 1227 However most fortunately for numismatists Grasse claimed a preeminent coin and medal designer among its distin guished artist residents Paul vincze built his studio atop Villa la Meridienne to capture the magnificent view of the foothills below Grasse On the other side of his studio are large plate glass windows designed to take advantage of the Mediter ranean sunlight Paul incze who died in 1994 at the age of 86 maintained his stu dio here in the Magagnosc sector of OTHER SIDE OF THE COIN BY EDWARD C ROCHETTE Grasse It is this st


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    The Numismatist, December 1995

    12/1/1995 ANA Numismatist

    VIETNAM Vietnam a war etched in stone and metal David L Ganz 108 306 13 ill vincze PAUL Museum to receive Paul Vincze s per sonal medal collection 108 560 61 ill Other side of the coin Portrait of a studio Edward C Rochette 108 1532 33 ill Vincze tribute stirs fond memories Daniel Fearon letter to the editor 108 279 VIRGINIA Virginia obsolete paper money Keith E Littlefield and Richard H Jones Littlefield review 108 1539 40 VIRGINIA NUMISMATIC ASSOCI


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    The Numismatist, January 1995

    1/1/1995 ANA Numismatist

    LETTERS vincze Tribute Stirs Fond Memories The September issue of The Numis matist featured Emil Voigt s sympa thetic and enjoyable tribute to Paul Vincze I Remember Paul Vincze F R B S p 1244 I was first intro duced to Mr Vincze by Joan Martin senior research assistant to the De partment of Coins and Medals at the British Museum and met him many times over the years Vincze was a remarkable man


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    The Numismatist

    6/1/1994 ANA Numismatist Numismatics Periodicals Coins Bank notes Tokens

    Harry S Truman As an artist of world renown Paul vincze had been awarded a commission to sculpt medallic portraits of both the Presi dent and First Lady Paul cherished the letter as much as a collector would his rarest pos session He carried it with him when ever he visited the United States dur ing the early post World War II years It became a second passport a diplomatic one to expedite entry past then overly officious U S Cus toms agent


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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 Shekel, vol. 27, no. 4 (July-August 1994)

    /1994

    Paul vincze 1907 1994 t y Edward Schuman Paul Vincze engraver of some of the finest Jewish commemorative medals in modern times passed away a few months ago Vincze was born in Hungary to a religious family with the name Weiss He studied in Rome in 1935 after he won a scholarship He later settled in England where he earned the reputation as having a classical gift of portraiture which was balance by all


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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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    C.A.L. Auction Catalog



    683 Pair of Paul vincze Medals 1957 includes American Jewish History Society Medal 2 1 4 inch 56 5mm bronze uniface scholar book menorah more books Plus Mayflower Medal 1 1 2 inch 38 3mm bronze Both by Paul Vincze sc Cases Unc 2 pieces 25 35 684 London Jewish Museum Reopening Medal 1959 2 1 4 inch 57 2mm fine silver By Paul Vincze sc Obv bust right Wilfred Sampson Samuel first chairman Rev


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