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Wilhelmina: Coronation

Dutch
1898


Object Place: The Netherlands

Accession Number

27.288

Medium or Technique

Metal; copper alloy

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Medals

Circular medal of Wilhelmina (1880-1962), queen of the Netherlands, commemorating her coronation.

Obverse: Profile bust of Wilhelmina looking to proper right and a raised star mark under bust; inscribed at edge “WILHELMINA KONINGIN DER NEDERLANDEN”.

Reverse: Branch at proper right and inscribed at proper left “TE/AMSTERDAM/INGEHIULDIGD/6 SEPTEMBER/1898”.

Inscription

Obverse: Inscribed at edge "WILHELMINA KONINGIN DER NEDERLANDEN".

Reverse: Inscribed at proper left "TE/AMSTERDAM/INGEHIULDIGD/6 SEPTEMBER/1898".

Markings

Obverse: A raised star under bust.

Provenance

Before 1927, The Mary Hooper Packard Collectino; 1927, gift of Horace Packard to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 5, 1927)

Credit Line

Gift of Horace Packard