Vrijheid; Je Maintiendrai 5 Mei 1945 [Freedom; I shall Maintain 5 May 1945]
Accession number 83.1.301
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Permanent Link: http://ufdc.ufl.edu/WOLF000146/00001
 Material Information
Title: Vrijheid; Je Maintiendrai 5 Mei 1945 Freedom; I shall Maintain 5 May 1945 medal
Physical Description: Artifact
Creator: W. Walk ( Artist )
Rijksmunt (Royal Mint) ( Manufacturer )
 Subjects
Subjects / Keywords: Freedom and Art -- Anti-Nazism -- War/Military -- Allegory
Genre: medal
 Notes
Content description: Netherlands Freedom Medal. Circular bronze medal with obverse depicting Batavia in republican hat of 16th century wielding a sword and olive branch. The reverse depicts the royal Dutch crown, a lion mauling a swastika, the date 5 May 1945, and the royal motto "Je maintiendrai" (in French; " I shall maintain"). Struck by Royal Mint, Utrecht. Caduceus mintmark.
Preferred Citation: The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
 Record Information
Bibliographic ID: WOLF000146
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 - 83.1.301
Classification: Medallic Art

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