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
Certificate of authenticity.
Year pack 1995
5 cents, 10 cents, 25 cents, 1 guilder, 2.5 guilders, 5 guilders
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.
- Netherlands, Overijssel
- Year Set
- Year/Period and Variation
- 1995 "De Campen" met Leeuwendaalder Overijssel 1717/16 onbekende overslag
- Precious metal