Silver medal.(obverse) A view of the Siege of Hulst with massed armed ranks and firing canon; above, two putti holding coat of arms.
(reverse) Inscription within beaded border surrounded by grape vine; above, crowned coat of arms.
- Made in: Netherlands
- Diameter: 67 millimetres
- Weight: 77.11 grammes
Inscription ContentNUNC SEPES HORRIDA RUSCO
Inscription ContentD O M E R S An Chr M DC XLV Fr H Aur Pr P F I postquam victrices Bat legiones ausu post recuperatam libertate inaudito Fossauna Fluvios iv pipsa Fland viscera traiecisset Hulstam intra mensis spatiu æstate iam adulta cinxit oppugnavit ad ditionem compulit
Inscription ContentI Looff f
- Associated Event: Eighty Years War 1568 - 1648
- Commemoration of: Siege of Hulst, 1645.
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Object reference number: CME296715
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