late 19th century
Object Place: Germany
Diameter and weight: 50 mm (1 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Two overlapping profile busts looking to proper right, each wearing laureate crown, in oak and laurel branches bundled together by ribbon; inscribed on ribbon “1759-1805/1749-1832”.
Reverse: Female figure of music at center holding a lute in proper left hand and a branch in proper right hand flanked by the Garden House and the Goethe House in background; inscribed above “ZUR ERINNERUNG AN WEIMARS KLASSISCHE ZEIT”, under proper right building “DARTEN-HAUS”, under proper left building “GOETHE-HAUS”, at proper right “DEM/UNSTERBUCHEN”, and at proper left “EIN/DENKMAL”.
Obverse: Inscribed on ribbon "1759-1805/1749-1832".
Reverse: Inscribed above "ZUR ERINNERUNG AN WEIMARS KLASSISCHE ZEIT", under proper right building "DARTEN-HAUS", under proper left building "GOETHE-HAUS", at proper right "DEM/UNSTERBUCHEN", and at proper left "EIN/DENKMAL".
By 1915, Miss Susan A. wilcox; 1915, gift of Miss Susan A. Wilcox to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 6, 1915)
Gift of Miss Susan A. Wilcox