1895 Swiss Federal Shooting Fest Medal, Silver AR, Winterthur Zurich R-1756. 1895 Switzerland Federal Shooting Fest silver medal. Issued to commemorate the national shooting competition that was held in 1895 in Winterthur. Winterthur is a city in the canton of Zurich, located in Northern Switzerland. Obverse features Helvetia holding a branch with an outstretched arm, seated right, under the Swiss cross. Reverse depicts the town of Winterthur within wreath, with a bust of a woman (left, facing right) and man (right, facing left), with the legend ” EIDGENOSSISCHE SCHUTZENFEST // 1895 IN WINTERTHUR “. Engraved by Georges Hantz of Geneva and H. Mintage of 5,060 medals. Weight: 38.6 grams. Expected grades are approximate. Local Pick-up is available in our showroom. Your continuing satisfaction is very important to us. As one of the largest Coin & Jewelry Companies on the west coast, and also one of the best gold buyers, Continental has been the destination for coins, jewelry, fine art and collectible buyers and sellers for over 45 years. All items for sale are available for viewing at our Southern California showroom. We would like to thank all of our loyal customers for their continued support. If you have any questions, comments or concerns, please let us know, and we will respond as soon as possible. Continental Coin and Jewelry Company Web Department. Reference Item # FMT-1107. The item “1895 Swiss Federal Shooting Fest Medal, Silver AR, Winterthur Zurich R-1756″ is in sale since Monday, August 22, 2016. This item is in the category “Coins & Paper Money\Exonumia\Medals”. The seller is “continentalcoinandjewelry” and is located in Van Nuys, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Circulated/Uncirculated: Circulated
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Switzerland
- Composition: Silver
- Year: 1895