Description

    Zeppelin Flight Commemorative Medals: Lot of Eight. A fantastic lot of Zeppelin-related medals including: a 35mm medal commemorating the April 1, 1909 flight of LZ 3 from Friedrichshafen to Munich; 35mm medal commemorating the October, 1909 flight to various German cities; undated 35mm medal commemorating Graf Ferdinand von Zeppelin; 45mm medal commemorating a zeppelin visit to Vienna, June 9, 1913; 50mm medal dated April 3, 1913, marking an incident where a German dirigible accidentally crossed into France in the tense year prior to WWI; 57mm German medal marking the February 2, 1916 incident whereby the zeppelin L 19 crashed off the coast of Britain and the British Navy refused to pick up survivors who as a result, perished; 32mm commemorative medal of the 1924 delivery flight across the Atlantic of the ZR III, later to be named the Los Angeles; and a 35mm medal commemorating the "Orient" flight of the LZ 27, Graf Zeppelin, March 24-28, 1929. All examples appear to be bronze and all are in excellent condition.

    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Miscellaneous Collectibles, Small (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2009
    17th-18th Tuesday-Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 0
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 1,320

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2018 March 17 Texana Grand Format Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    The resulting auction of my property overwhelmed me. I want to thank Tom Slater and the Heritage team for a very satisfactory experience and profitable result with my historical consignment.
    Henry L.,
    Lexington, KY
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2017 October 21 The David and Janice Frent Collection of Presidential & Political Americana
    2017 October 21 The David and Janice Frent Collection of Presidential & Political Americana
    REALIZED SO FAR $909,600