Netherlands: Coronation of Queen Wilhelmina

Netherlands: Coronation of Queen WilhelminaNetherlands: Coronation of Queen Wilhelmina
Form: Circular with attached loop
By: ?
Date: 1898
Ref:  Laidlaw: 0741d;
29.0 mmSilvered Brass10.0 gm$12

Edge: Plain.

Obverse: Within a beaded border round the rim, bareheaded bust of the young Queen Wilhelmina, front with head turned left. Legend: “WILHELMINA KONINGIN D NEDERLANDEN”.

Reverse: Beaded border round the rim. Within a laurel wreath tied at the bottom, across: “DE / LIEFDE VAN / HAAR VOLK / ZIJ HAAR / KROON / 1898”.

Notes: Queen Wilhelmina was crowned on 6 December 1898 six days after her 18th birthday.