Lot #3718
Ferdinand von Zeppelin Group of Medals and Badges

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Estimate: $200+

Description

Seven items associated with airship pioneer Ferdinand von Zeppelin: 1909 German medal honoring the Berlin flight of the Zeppelin Z III, with the front featuring a portrait of Graf Ferdinand V. Zeppelin in high relief, and reverse depicting the airship; 1908 German medal also featuring a portrait of Zeppelin in high relief on the front and an inspirational phrase surrounded by laurels on the reverse; 1929 German medal honoring the around-the-world journey of the Graf Zeppelin airship; 1933 Chicago World's Fair Zeppelin pin; two pins shaped like Zeppelins; and a wood block stamp of a dirigible. In overall very good to fine condition.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Space
  • Dates: #607 - Ended April 22, 2021