K- 632




1945, Cast Bronze Medal, 70.0mm., 94.0g., Rim-punch: K•GœTz.


Obverse:  An androgynous survivor with long hair, a flowing loin-cloth, a torch in one hand and a knife in the other, walking in bewilderment over books, skulls, and snakes. In the background are ruins of German cities.


Reverse:  Two flying crows uttering cries (in mirror image) of “weh wehe weh”. The Legend reads: “ You did destroy the beautiful world with a mighty fist – it dies, it falls into ruins – a demon smashes it to pieces. Goethe-Faust” Goetz was speaking to Hitler.


This medal was created in 1945 with the fall of Nazi Power.



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