Niel Steenbergen - Koninklijke Begeer - Medal: 650 years of Brielle

Niel Steenbergen - Koninklijke Begeer - Medal: 650 years of Brielle
Netherlands - 1980-1989 - Bronze

Beautiful bronze struck medal by Niel Steenbergen (1911-1997) on the occasion of the celebration of 650 years of Brielle in 1980.

Representation: municipal coat of arms, held by standing Cerberus and griffin of the glory of Voorne, surrounded by the silhouette of the city with boats and inscription In Recto Decus (straightforwardness credits man). Motto: Libertatis Primitiae (firstlings of freedom)

Verso: the Catharijnekerk surrounded by the fortress with nine bastions surrounded by water, with 9 people from the history of the city, including Willem van Oranje and M.H. Tromp Numbered: 922 at the side.

Magnificent piece in the original box of Koninklijke Begeer BV in Voorschoten.

Lot details
Medal: 650 years of Brielle
Designer/ Artist
Niel Steenbergen
Manufacturer/ Brand
Koninklijke Begeer
Estimated Period
Country of Origin
As new - unused
10×70×70 mm
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