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, nocely 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.