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Reference:4368 Prince Frederick Henry of Orange-Nassau: Capture of 'sHertogenbosch and Wessel: Deliverance of Amersfoort, 1629

Equestrian figure of Prince Frederick Henry, to left; city in the distance. Overhead view of shipping and military formations in a large landscape, the area of the WESEL identified, near to which is a windmill. Dutch manufacture, unsigned. Bronze, cast. 58 mm. (2.35 inches).

Condition: Very fine and a particularly good cast.

Notes: Almost always seen in silver, and usually struck, bronze casts were made of Dutch medals.

References: v. Loon II, 178/1; cf. Sotheby's, Coins and Medals, 8/7/1997, Lot 194.