Netherlands, Amsterdam, Nederland, Leiden. Brandweerpenning / Brandspuitpenning 18e eeuw / 19e eeuw

Description
Netherlands, Amsterdam, Nederland, Leiden. Brandweerpenning / Brandspuitpenning 18e eeuw / 19e eeuw
Ungraded

Medal 1
Rare fire engine medal from the city of Leiden with the crowned Leiden coat of arms flanked by lions on the obverse. The reverse has a fire engine with a cartouche above it. Around the emblem is a snake that has stuck its head through a loop in its tail.
Origin: Leiden
Diameter: 38 mm
Date: 18th century
Source: Museum Lakenhal Leiden, inventory number 547.1

Medal 2
Fire brigade medal from the city of Amsterdam
Origin: Amsterdam
Diameter: 34 mm
Date: 19th century

Lot details
Country/province
Nederland, Leiden, Netherlands, Amsterdam
Denomination
Brandweerpenning / Brandspuitpenning
Year/Period and Variation
18e eeuw / 19e eeuw
Condition
Ungraded
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