Bronze finish of the commemorative medal of the centenary approx. the reclamation of the Beemster.
Obverse: A lion holds up the coat of arms with the beemster bull of the region. Round it, weapons of Holland, West Friesland and 10 weapons of notables, held together by strap. - * Pablvla lactiferid nvc praerent pascva vaccis sqammigeris olim qva dabat vnda domvm
Reverse: BEEMSTRA. LACV. / A. MAIORIBVS. / SOLERTIA. ET. IMPENDIO. / INCREDIBILI. SICCATO. / FUNDISQVE. SVSCEPTORIBVS. / VTILISSIMI. OPERIS. ADSIGNATIS. / REDEVNTE. FELICITER. SECVLO. / NOVA. IPSO. ADSIGNATIONIS. DIE. / VOTA. CONCEPERVNT. / BALIVVS. PRAEFECTVS. ET / CVRATORES. AGGERVM. / ET. VIARVM. / A.D. XXX. IVLI. Reverse: BEEMSTRA.
Material: Ae Bronze
Weight: 71.53 grams
Diameter: Ø 62 mm
Reference: cf. Teylersmuseum TMNK 01630/v.L. 652
Designer: W. de Wijs Nb. assigned by Dirks to Daniel Warau (Dresden)???
Quality: VF light corrosion traces and edge damage
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- Year/Period and Variation
- 1712 eeuwfeest drooglegging de Beemster