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Romanian Judaica medal celebrating Sephardic community's 200th anniversary, 1931

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Romanian Judaica medal celebrating Sephardic community's 200th anniversary, 1931
Romania: Sephardic Jewish Community 200th Jubilee medal, 1931; struck in gilded bronze(?); 28.25 x 31.5mm, 10.45g. Obverse: Ten Commands & Menorah; Romanian legend "Jubileul de Două Sute ani de la Întemeierea Comunităţii 1730-1930" ("Two Hundred Years Jubilee to the foundation of the Community 1730-1930"). Reverse: Star of David & "Shadday" ("G-d") + Hebrew legend " Jews of Sephardic Ethnicity Bucharest" & Romanian legend "Comunitatea Israeliţilor de rit Spaniol din Bucureşti" ("Jewish Community of Spanish Origin in Bucharest"). Commemorates establishment of Sephardic Jewish presence in Bucharaest per date of official recognition of Jewish [& Sephardic] residence of banker Mentes Bally & physician Daniel de Fonseca. In AU with a few minor rim nicks.


Product Tags: Romanian Exonumia, Medals, Medallions & Tokens, Jewish Community & Cultural Medals & Tokens and Judaic Tokens & Medals from Romania and from 20th Century, 1930s which are Objects with Biblical or Jewish Religious references or Hebrew Dates, Hebrew on/in non-Israeli object,