Stoomvaart Maatschappij Nederland 50 Jarig Bestaan 13 Mei 1870 1920 [Steam Navigation Company The Netherlands 50th Anniv...
Accession number 83.1.376
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Title: Stoomvaart Maatschappij Nederland 50 Jarig Bestaan 13 Mei 1870 1920 Steam Navigation Company The Netherlands 50th Anniversary 13 Mei 1870 1920 medal
Physical Description: Artifact
Creator: J.C. (Johannes Cornelis) Wienecke ( Artist )
Rijksmunt (Royal Mint) ( Manufacturer, possibly )
Subjects / Keywords: Ocean Travel -- Commemoration -- Travel -- Transportation -- Sea Trade -- Colonialism
Genre: medal
Content description: Circular bronze medal with obverse depicting a steamboat in sea, with cloudy sky above; at the bottom vegetables and other trading goods coming out of cornucopia to the left and right, the cornucopias beginning at the top center in a cartouche for the company's emblem; reverse consists of an inscription on outer rim and in center field, surrounded by foliage and flowers (oak for the west, a lotus/waterlily for the east), left and right the coat of arms of Amsterdam (left) and another city or country, possibly Indonesian.
Preferred Citation: The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
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Bibliographic ID: WOLF000152
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 - 83.1.376
Classification: Medallic Art

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