Apostle Matthew

This portrait was modeled after The Last Supper by Leonardo da Vinci.

War and Peace

This medal refers to the collapse of Prussia during the Napoleonic Wars, the departure of the royal family in 1806, and the return to Berlin of King Friedrich Wilhelm III on December 23, 1809. It was cast at the Royal Prussian Iron Foundry in Berlin and sold along the route between Königsberg in East Prussia, […]

Virgin Laurentia von Tangermünde with Stag

This model, originally created by Rauch in 1832, is shown on the royal Berlin foundry’s 1834 New Year’s card. According to legend, the virgin Laurentia lived in the village of Tangermünde. One day she lost her way in the forest and prayed for deliverance. In that moment, a stag appeared to carry her back to […]