Netherlands, Groningen. Historical Medal 1672 "Beleg van Groningen en inname van Coevorden"

Description
Netherlands, Groningen. Historical Medal 1672 "Beleg van Groningen en inname van Coevorden"
Silver - Ungraded

Holland - History medal "Beleg van Groniingen en inname van Coevorden"

Historic medal, (probably) made by Peter Loehr in commemoration of the disastrous year 1672.
Obverse: city view and besiegers during shoot-out - BELEGERINGE VOOR GRONINGEN
Reverse side: map of the besieged fortress, with the caption on the inside: GRON.IS.BELEG.DOOR.DE.BIS.VAN.CVEL.EN.MVNS. D.9IVL.VERL.DEN.17.AV.1672- Coeuorden met Stormer/hantingenomen den/20 december

Weight: 33 g on a kitchen scale
Diameter: 53.3 mm on a mm tube meter

Very well-stored copy, family heirloom.

Lot details
Country/province
Netherlands, Groningen
Denomination
Historical Medal
Year/Period and Variation
1672 "Beleg van Groningen en inname van Coevorden"
Precious metal
Silver
Condition
Ungraded
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