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45th anniversary 1946

Ferenc Csúcs created the medal that celebrated the 45th anniversary of the Society.

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Obverse

Legend on the obverse: MAGYAR NVMIZMATIKAI TÁRSVLAT. MCMI–XLVI.

(Hungarian Numismatic Society MCMI–XLVI)

The sitting mythological woman Ceres puts a coin from her cornucopia to a jar standing on a table in front of her.

 

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Reverse

The artists shows an archeological excavation scene on the reverse beside the date 1946 referring to the 45th anniversary: a man stands on the opening of a forest, holding a spade in his left hand, a coin in his right. In front of him a jar packed with old coins. His dog watches his observations.
 

The 28 mm diameter tokens were made of bronze and silver.