The Lion of Lucerne


base:  The Lion of Lucerne. Rd. No. 589059

front:  Die X Augusti et III Septembris MDCCXCII

rear:  Helvetiorum fidei ac virtuti. Haec sunt nomina eorum qui ne sacramenti fidem fallerent fortissime pugnantes ceciderunt soerti amicorum cura cladi superfuerunt.

length:  115mm

matching arms:  Luzern

notes: Registered in 1911 and illustrated and listed as a new shape in the 8th edition of The Goss Record. It can be found in several finishes: white glazed, white unglazed, brown unglazed, and yellow unglazed. Only the white versions are known bearing a coat of arms.


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