Netherlands - Spanish Netherlands - Medal 1592: Zwolle, Campen, Deventer united in struggle against Spain AR commemorative medal 51 mm - Silver

Description
Netherlands - Spanish Netherlands - Medal 1592: Zwolle, Campen, Deventer united in struggle against Spain AR commemorative medal 51 mm - Silver
Extremely fine

Weight: 45.92 g
Diameter: 50.80 mm

Obverse: Pollux and Castor embrace each other. In the background two cities (representing Coevorden and Hasselt). Three stars in the sky. Arms of Zwolle, Deventer&Kampen around.

“AMOR VINCIT MORTEM CAETERA MORTIS ERVNT” around (=Love conquers death, all else shall be conquered by death)

Reverse: A hedgehog is simultaneously but unsuccessfully attacked by three dogs. Coat of arms of Province of Overijssel below.

Latin text “NEMO LAEDITVR NISI A SE IPSO” around, translated: (=Nobody gets offended or hurt than by themselves)

Latin text “VIVAT TRANS.isalania” below (Long live Overijssel)

Lot details
Country/Province
Netherlands - Spanish Netherlands
Denomination
AR commemorative medal
Year/Period and Variation
51 mm
Precious metals
Silver
Condition
Extremely fine
Certification number
1
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