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Netherlands, Overijssel. Year Set 1995 "De Campen" met Leeuwendaalder Overijssel 1717/16 onbekende overslag

Netherlands, Overijssel. Year Set 1995 "De Campen" met Leeuwendaalder Overijssel 1717/16 onbekende overslag

Promotional set VOC ship De Campen

Silver whole Leeuwendaalder

Unknown overstrike - 1716/1717
Overstrike clearly visible.

Diameter: 39-43 mm
Original value: 42 pennies

Original weight: 27.68 g of silver

Including
Certificate of authenticity.

Year pack 1995

5 cents, 10 cents, 25 cents, 1 guilder, 2.5 guilders, 5 guilders

Including
A bronze medal from the VOC (Dutch East India Company)



On October 12th 1627, the VOC ship 'De Campen' sets sail on its first and last voyage to Batavia
In a heavy storm, the ship crashes at the Isle of Wight.
160 soldiers, sailors and merchants manage to make it ashore. Only 2 crates of the ship's load are recovered.

'De Campen' is rediscovered in 1979 and 8000 coins are found, including this beautiful silver lion's daalder.

Will be shipped registered and sufficiently insured.

Country/province Netherlands, Overijssel
Denomination Year Set
Year/Period and Variation 1995 "De Campen" met Leeuwendaalder Overijssel 1717/16 onbekende overslag
Precious metal Silver
Condition Ungraded
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