Renze Hettema - Koninklijke Begeer - Penning - Farmers and Gardeners Life Insurance Company

Description
Renze Hettema - Koninklijke Begeer - Penning - Farmers and Gardeners Life Insurance Company
Netherlands - 1960-1969 - Bronze

In good, vintage condition, a beautiful heavy bronze cast medal, a design by Dutch sculptor Renze Hettema (1927-2008). The bronze medal is inscribed with the monogram RH, see last close-up photo.

In 1965, this bronze medal was made for the "Boeren en Tuinders Levensverzekering Maatschappij (BTL)" by the Koninklijke Begeer for the occasion of reaching 1 billion insured capital.

Both sides have an image and a text, one side has a large tree with a masculine figure in front surrounded by the letters "BTL" and the other side has a feminine figure with children, surrounded by the text "Levensverzekering".

Size: Diameter 8 cm x Thickness 1 cm.
Weight: 390 grams.

Condition in accordance with age and use. The usual signs of wear like scratches, stains and patina formation.

The photos provide an accurate impression of the lot on offer.


Will be sent well-packaged and by registered post, by PostNL Parcel Service, within the Netherlands and abroad. Please visit our Catawiki page catawiki.grooveydesign.nl with other vintage designer lots as well.

Lot details
Object
Penning - Farmers and Gardeners Life Insurance Company
Material
Bronze
Designer/ Artist
Renze Hettema
Manufacturer/ Brand
Koninklijke Begeer
Estimated Period
1960-1969
Country of Origin
Netherlands
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
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