AE 49x51mm Bronze Plaque 70mm. 79.12g.
Bust left of Gerhart Hauptmann; garland above, feather and sprig left.
Pegasus left, leading genius standing left upon tragi-comic theatre mask; inscription flanking.
*15.NOV. -50.GEB.T. / 1862 -1912
UNC. Wonderful matte finish. Nicely lacquered. As issued?
Gerhart Hauptmann (15 November 1862 - 6 June 1946) was a German dramatist and novelist. He is among the most important promoters of literary naturalism. He received the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1912 which co-incided with his 50th birthday.