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Numismatics
Subject: Otto Hersing, German
Artist: Paul Sturm, 1859–1936

Medal commemorating Captain Otto Hersing of the SMS U-21

1915

Silver

17.99 g, 12:00, 34.3 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Langhorne Gibson, B.A. 1922
2001.87.27486
Geography: 
Made in Germany
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
German
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Langhorne Gibson, to about 1946; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., from about 1946 to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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