Object Place: Utrecht, Netherlands
Diameter and weight: 54 mm (2 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Metal; silver alloy
Not On View
Circular medal of Wilhelmina (1880-1962), queen of the Netherlands.
Obverse: Profile bust of Wilhelmina looking to proper right, wearing a crown; inscribed at edge “WILHELMINA KONINGIN” and on bust “[ ][POWDER] 180[ ]”.
Reverse: Draped woman etching inscription into rock with cityscape behind and crowned heraldic shield at her feet; inscribed on rock “3 JUL[ ]/1900/DE/KONINGIN/BEZDEKT/UTRECHT” and at proper left “B.U.”.
Obverse: Inscribed at edge "WILHELMINA KONINGIN" and on bust "[ ][POWDER] 180[ ]".
Reverse: Inscribed on rock "3 JUL[ ]/1900/DE/KONINGIN/BEZDEKT/UTRECHT" and at proper left "B.U.".
Before 1927, The Mary Hooper Packard Collection; 1927, gift of Horace Packard to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 5, 1927)
Gift of Horace Packard