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1514-1558 German States Bremen Silver Grote Christof Braunschweig St Peter Key


1514-1558 German States Bremen Silver Grote Christof Braunschweig St Peter Key

  • 1514-1558 German States, Bremen Double-Grote Silver Coin
  • Issued by the state of Bremen within the German Empire
  • Issued under the diocese of Christof von Braunschweig, Bishop of Bremen
  • Obverse features Saint Peter, enthroned facing
    • Saint Peter (d. 64 AD), also known as Simon Peter, was one of the Twelve Apostles of Jesus Christ
    • The Catholic Church considers him to be the first pope, ordained by Jesus in the "Rock of My Church" dialogue in Matthew 16:18
    • The ancient Christian churches all venerate Peter as a major saint and associate him with founding the Church of Antioch and later the church in Rome
  • Reverse depicts the coat of arms of Bremen, a key
  • Minted in Bremen, Germany
  • Struck from silver
  • Diameter: 27 mm
  • Weight: 2.7 grams
  • Condition: Ungraded
  • Catalog number: Saurma#1827
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Reference Item # FCC-2175

JBC 2/6/15