Volharding Moed Vertrouwen MCMXLII [Perseverance Courage Trust MCMXLII]
Accession number TD1991.15.44
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Permanent Link: http://ufdc.ufl.edu/WOLF001594/00001
 Material Information
Title: Volharding Moed Vertrouwen MCMXLII Perseverance Courage Trust MCMXLII medal
Physical Description: Artifact
Creator: Marinus Kutterink ( Artist? _ )
Koninklijke Begeer (Royal Begeer) _ _Manufacturer? _ _
 Subjects
Subjects / Keywords: Allegory -- Transportation
Genre: medal
 Notes
Content description: A circular bronze medal commemorating Rotterdam Maas River Tunnel; obverse depicts a seated Batavia surrounded by her personifications of industry: labor (at left, male standing with a hammer in his hand), transportation (at right, woman standing with a winged wheel and a branch with flower in hand), and commerce (at right, seated woman holding staff of Mercury in one hand and a ship for sea trade at her feet), the coat of arms of Rotterdam (?) and the motto "Perseverance, Courage, Trust;" reverse side depicts Nieuwe Maas ("New Meuse"), a river with a port and a new tunnel.
Preferred Citation: The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
 Record Information
Bibliographic ID: WOLF001594
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 - TD1991.15.44
Classification: Medallic Art

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