Germany, Bremen 1640, silver medal by Johann Blum, an 18th or 19th century cast
Obv: statue of Roland in Bremen market square, STATUA ROLANDI BREMENSIS around
Rev: city view, 1640 in exergue, CONSERVA DOMINE HOSPITIUM ECCLESIAE TUAE around
Condition: Very fine; Diameter: 54mm
Notes: Roland was an 8th century Frankish military leader under Charlemagne. He became a symbol of city liberties. The current statue of him in Bremen was erected in 1404.