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25. Juni 2022 - Reschedule Annual Meeting 2022

The annual GIG-meeting has to be rescheduled due to a sporting event in Frankfurt. The new date is June 25th 2022. It starts at 10 o'clock in the Sonnenmann-Saal of the Historisches Museum Frankfurt am Main.



25. Juni 2022 - GIG-Medaille 2022

The GIG is looking forward to reanimate the tradition of the annual GIG-Medal.

 

The medail was designed by medalist Marianne Dietz (Berlin), known not just for her marvellous portraits but as well for her designs of German 10€ and 20€ commemorative coins (i.e. Sleeping Beaty 2015; The Valiant Little Tailor 2019). The portrait is based on an unknown drawing of Carl Wihlem Becker, a famous german medalist and forger. The production is realized by the engraver Claudius Riedmiller (Stuttgart).

Characteristics
Material: Silver (999)
Diameter: 40 mm
Weight: 31,1 g (1 Ounze)
Quality: uncirculated
Price: EUR 42.- for GIG-Members, otherwise EUR 60 (plus shipping)
Reference Address: Geschäftsstelle der GIG, Oskar-Zimper-Straße 6 64732 Bad König.
Date of issue: June 25th 2022 (Annual Meeting) at a special price for Members: EUR 37 (max. 2 medals)





GIG-Ehrenpreisträger

Dr. Susanne Börner
Honoree 2021

Since 1974 the GIG-Ehrenpreise (Honory prizes) are granted annually. The Prize carries a value of 500€.
A list with all honorees since 1974 is available here.






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