BAYERN. BAYREUTH. Patronatsscheinvom 1000 Marks. green, blue, black. No 90. Heavy central fold with small edge-tear (repaired). A magnificent certificate, especially for every fan of Richard Wagner. The foundation was created in 1921 to support the Wagner Festspiele in Bayreuth. It was here that, with support of King Ludwig II of Bavaria, the dream of Richard Wagner - an opera house intended solely for his music, became reality. Design by Franz Stassen, showing the Bayreuth opera house, a portrait of Richard Wagner, an old oak in the center (the germanic tree of life), the god Odin with his spear, etc. As such, it shows a scene of Wagners epic music drama Ring der Nibelungen. A true piece of art.
Date: 22 May 1922
Startprice: € 800