Medal - Wilhelm II Opening of the North Sea and Baltic Sea canal

Medal - Wilhelm II (Opening of the North Sea and Baltic Sea canal) - obverseMedal - Wilhelm II (Opening of the North Sea and Baltic Sea canal) - reverse

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Features

Location Germany - 1871-1948
Emperor Wilhelm II (1888-1918)
Type Commemorative medals › Inauguration medal
Year 1895
Currency Medals - German Empire (1871-1918)
Composition Silver
Weight 13.57 g
Diameter 34.6 mm
Shape Round
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 264565
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References NOK# 1895-31 b,
Werner Kahle; 2014. Numisnautische Gedenkprägungen zum Nord-Ostsee-Kanal : Kaiser-Wilhelm-Kanal, Kiel-Canal (6th edition). Werner Kahle, Hamburg, Germany.
Lange# 1384,
Christian Christoph Andreas Lange; 1908. Sammlung schleswig-holsteinischer Münzen und Medaillen / Band 1. Schauenburgische Herzöge und Grafen in Schleswig-Holstein vor 1460. Bahlke, Berlin, Germany.
And 1 more volumes.
MCV# 30
Ernst Joachim Fürsen and Manfred Jessen-Klingenberg; 1985. Mitteilungen des Canal-Vereins. Canal-Verein e.V., Rendsburg, Germany.

Series: Opening of the Nord-Ostsee-Kanal

Obverse

Emperor's bust right.

Lettering: GOTT BESCHÜTZE UNSERN KAISER WILHELM II

Reverse

7-line inscription

Lettering: ZUM // ANDENKEN // AN DIE FEIERLICHE // ERÖFFNUNG DES // NORD-OSTSEE-KANALS // KIEL 19. JUNI // 1895

Edge

Reeded

Mint

Berliner Medaillen-Münze Otto Oertel, Germany (1887-1938)

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
1895 

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