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Circular medal of Friedrich III (1831-1888), kaiser of Germany, with hanging loop attached at top. Beaded rim on both faces. Edge painted black.
Obverse: Profile bust of Friedrich III looking to proper left; inscribed at edge “*FRIEDRICH III DEUTSCHER KAISER KOENIG V.PR.”.
Reverse: Beaded rim; inscribed in wreath “GOTT/SCHUTZE/UND/ERHALTE/IHN”.
Obverse: Inscribed at edge "*FRIEDRICH III DEUTSCHER KAISER KOENIG V.PR.".
Reverse: Inscribed in wreath "GOTT/SCHUTZE/UND/ERHALTE/IHN".
By 1929, Wolf Kostakowsky, Mattapan, MA; 1929, sold by Kostakowsky to the MFA for $518 [see note 1]. (Accession date: January 17, 1929)
 Five hundred numismatics, MFA accession numbers 29.159 through 29.658, were purchased from Mr. Kostakowsky for a total price of $518.
Frederick Brown Fund