1057632 | UNITED STATES, Colonial & Related. Netherlands. ND (1594-96) AR Medal. NGC MS61.
49mm. 57.26gm. Hebrew JEHOVAH in clouds over port city on horizon, sea god Neptune rides sea monster in foreground /
Arms of Frisia surrounded by small shields and names of seven Dutch port cities: Alckmaar, Hoorn, Enckhuysen, Medemblick, Edam, Monickendam, and Purmerend. Van Loon-I-pg. 488var., Betts-16, VC-1.
Commemorating the First Commercial Expedition to Brazil upon the reopening of maritime commerce. Deep cabinet patina, very rare.
From the Dresden Collection of Hispanic and Brazilian Proclamation Medals. Includes original envelope.
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