The Lusitania Medal displayed, 1916

The Lusitania Medal displayed, 1916
The Lusitania Medal displayed, 1916

The Lusitania Medal and "British Intrigues in Sweden", a satirical iron medal, 1915, by Karl Goetz. 

The Lusitania Medal and "British Intrigues in Sweden", Iron Medal, 1916, Balfour shows the ‘Lusitania Medal’ to Churchill, Goetz sketches behind, rev Scottish piper with banner relating to the medal, 57.5mm (Kienast 156A; Engstrom 2). As made with black surface, good very fine.
The medal suggests Balfour referred to the Lusitania Medal in a speech as part of an anti-German smear campaign in Sweden
 
 
 

£250.00