Netherlands and/or Nuremburg, 1823
Binding: Faux book box. Booklet with wraps
Scarce, with the only copy found on OCLC First Search at Indiana University. Faux book box containing booklet on one side and schraubthaler housed in well on opposing side. The box measures 92 by 76 by 19 mm. The booklet, 73 by 53 mm, and is 15 pages, bound in orange wraps. The coin is 45 mm in diameter. The tin coin has a relief portrait on Pius VII on one side, of Mary holding the infant Jesus, on the other face. The inside of the metal, front and back, have paste down text in German. Within the coin, which you unscrew, are housed eight disks, each featuring a hand-colored engraving w... View More...