European medals from 1513 to 1788.
Netherlands, The Dutch Republic 1594. Jeton (silver, 29 mm, 6.17 g 1), on the repulse of the troops of the Archduke Albert from Zeeland and Holland, 1596. (rose)FRVSTRA. OPPVGNAT.VSQVEDVM. PROTEGIT.DEVS (= they attack in vain those God protects) Shield, held by hand of God emerging from clouds, protecting kneeling people and Dutch troops from the Spanish army. Rev. (rose)VIGILATE.ET ORATE.DEO. CONFIDENTES.CIƒ. Iƒ.XCVI (= be watchful and pray, putting confidence in God, 1596) Hebrew name of Jehovah in clouds and rays; below, the Dutch Maid, kneeling in prayer within an enclosure; to left, soldier standing guard; to right, tower with soldier holding a sword.
- Land/ Provinz
- Niederlande, Dordrecht
- Jahr / Periode und Variation
- 1596 the repulse of the troops of the Archduke Albert from Zeeland and Holland
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