German bronze commemorative medal for the performance of Sofocles “Antigone” at Potsdam, to music by Mendelssohn (1841). (Friedrich Wilhelm IV., 1840-1861 )Stamp from Pfeuffer. Obv. Head of Sofocles within linear border and two concentric circles of Greek inscription. Rev. Antigone in a wreath, standing within 4 medallions, including the head of Tieck on the left and the head of Mendelssohn on the right.
Diameter: 63mm. Weight: 151g. Brilliant UNC