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    Denmark: Huge Medal of Frederick VI. 61 mm. Abolishing serfdom in his kingdom in 1788, Frederick instituted widespread liberal reforms as crown prince, yet became more authoritarian as king following the defeat of his ally Napoleon. This large medal has a few miniscule dings on the rim and tiny, faint scratches in the field that do not detract from the impressive size of F. Krohn's subjects. This medal is mentioned on page 224 of The Biographical Dictionary of Medallists by L. Forrer.

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    May, 2015
    18th Monday
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