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Adler, Peter Philipp (09.08.1726 - 28.11.1814)

Merchant and director of the Royal Assekuranz-Kompagnie. Adler hailed from Frankfurt an der Oder, and died in Berlin in 1814. Coin collector.

The purchase of his collection was negotiated since 1816. A Royal order on this matter is dated 7 January 1821, buying Adler's collection of nearly 28,000 coins for 18,000 Talers (metal value assessed as 12,000 Talers).

Lit.: Pinder (1851) p. XXI; J. Friedländer - A. von Sallet, Das Königliche Münzkabinett ²(1877) p. 22; J. Friedländer, Repertorium zur antiken Numismatik (1885) p. 19. See H. Fengler, Numismatische Beiträge 1, 1976, pp. 58-62.


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