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  • Maximilian Dasio.  1918.  MISERA•FAME•DEVICTA•GERMANIA (miserable, starving, conquered Germania).  Cast bronze, light-brown patina; 48.5 mm, 38.47 g.  Vorzüglich (extremely fine), rim nicks.

    Obverse: On ground-line kneeling gowned woman to left, left hand on abdomen, right on ground clutching broken sword; title legend encircling upper rim; year date •MCMXVIII• in exergue; artist's monogram D—. center left. 

    Reverse: Center field vertical sword hilt, broken blade up; raised rim.

    Cf: Weber, Ingrid S.  1985.  Maximilian Dasio 1864 - 1954: Münchner Maler Medailleur und Ministerialrat.  Staatliche Münzsammlung München, p. 83: no. 102.
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Maximilian Dasio.  1918.  MISERA•FAME•DEVICTA•GERMANIA (miserable, starving, conquered Germania).  Cast bronze, light-brown patina; 48.5 mm, 38.47 g.  Vorzüglich (extremely fine), rim nicks.

Obverse: On ground-line kneeling gowned woman to left, left hand on abdomen, right on ground clutching broken sword; title legend encircling upper rim; year date •MCMXVIII• in exergue; artist's monogram D—. center left. 

Reverse: Center field vertical sword hilt, broken blade up; raised rim.

Cf: Weber, Ingrid S.  1985.  Maximilian Dasio 1864 - 1954: Münchner Maler Medailleur und Ministerialrat.  Staatliche Münzsammlung München, p. 83: no. 102.
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