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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, 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.

 

 

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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