Secessionist Medals

Secessionist Artists => Theodore Gosen => Topic started by: Haarmann on November 11, 2013, 02:51:32 PM

Title: Horseman of the Apocalypse
Post by: Haarmann on November 11, 2013, 02:51:32 PM
(http://crestviewcable.com/~archy2/gies/gosen600.jpg)
Death Rides in Victory

1914, Cast Bronze, 98mm

Death rides triumphant over dead humans and destruction below.  His minions follow in obedience.  In exergue: MCMXIV (1914) with TG below.

This medallion, Death, is one of four medallions depicting the riders of the Apocalypse that were made by Theodor von Gosen in Germany, 1914.
Title: Re: Horseman of the Apocalypse
Post by: Barber25 on November 30, 2013, 08:50:26 AM
Havent seen this one before--it definetely would be a "must-buy"
Title: Re: Horseman of the Apocalypse
Post by: Haarmann on December 02, 2013, 11:36:25 PM
This would be the only one out of the four medallion set I'd be interested in.  The set is rare but the other three aren't as macabre as this one.

I am hoping that the owner of this medallion will join up as he has a rather interesting collection I'd love to hear more about.