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Ref: 4887

Netherlands, The Restoration of Breda to the House of Orange 1737, silver medal, rare

 

 

 

Obv: a pelican feeds her young from her breast, DIVINO FAVORE above, INAUGURATIO BRED. XII.SEPT.1737 in exergue

 

Rev: the shields of Great Britain and Nassau, that of Breda below, a crown above, IE MAINTIENDRAY above

 

 

Condition: Extremely fine, nicely toned; Diameter: 27mm

 

Reference: MI ii 519/75

 

Notes: This medal was cast into the crowd when Prince William of Orange and his wife Princess Anne made their triumphal entry into Breda on 12th September 1737.

 

 

Price 350

Netherlands, Breda restored to the House of Orange 1737, silver medal

Netherlands, Breda restored to the House of Orange 1737, silver medal

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