Volharding Moed Vertrouwen MCMXLII [Perseverance, Courage, Trust 1942]
Accession number 83.1.300
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 Material Information
Title: Volharding Moed Vertrouwen MCMXLII Perseverance, Courage, Trust 1942 medal
Physical Description: Artifact
Creator: Marinus Kutterink ( Artist )
Koninklijke Begeer (Royal Begeer) ( Manufacturer )
Vereniging voor Penningkunst ( Commissioner )
 Subjects
Subjects / Keywords: Allegory -- Transportation
Genre: medal
 Notes
Content description: Rotterdam Maas River Tunnel Medal. A circular zinc medal on the obverse depicting a seated Batavia surrounded by her personifications of industry (?) such as: labor (standing man left with a hammer in his hand), transportation (standing woman right with winged wheel and branch with flower in her hands), and commerce (seated woman right with staff of Mercury in one hand and ship for seatrade at her feet) , coat of arms of Rotterdam (?) and motto Perseverance, Courage, Trust. The reverse side depicts Nieuwe Maas ("New Meuse") a river with a port and new tunnel. Struck by Koninklijke Begeer (Utrecht) voor Vereniging voor Penningkunst, Society for Medal Art.
Preferred Citation: The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
 Record Information
Bibliographic ID: WOLF000145
Volume ID: VID00001
Source Institution: The Wolfsonian-Florida International University
Holding Location: The Wolfsonian FIU Object Collection
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier: accession number - 83.1.300
Classification: Medallic Art

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