Large Silver "Wedding" Medal by. Reteke Denomination: Wedding Medal / Multiple Portugaloser Reference: Gaed-1680/H-4490 (according to NGC). Certified and graded by NGC as AU Details: Tooled! Weight: 93.24gm Diameter: 74mm Material: Silver. Obverse: Divine light shining above wedding scene, which shows a couple holding hands together with a apriest, who is conduction the marriage ceremony.Checkers-like pattern on floor and two columns in background. Two birds within a nest below priest. Medallist´s ligate signature (RJ) in exergue. GErman legend and decorative border around.
Legend: DES ALLERHOCHSTEN GNADENHAND GESEGNE KRAEFTIG UNSERN STAND Translation. May the highest hand of grace, strongly bless our agreement.
Reverse: Illuminated triangle scattering clouds and shining upon three allegoric female figures which are standing in front of detailed fortified city-view of Hamburg with coasted sailships. Two cupid´s heads blowing winds and two storks in upper left and right fields! Legend: DIE EINIGUNG UND GOTT ERHALTEN ERD UND SEE DIE ERSTE EINIGUNG AUF ERDEN WAR DIE EH Translation. The Union and God, preserve the earth and sea. The first Union on earth was Marriage.
(Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg), is the second largest city in Germany and the thirteenth largest German state. Its population is over 1.8 million people, and the Hamburg Metropolitan Region (including parts of the neighbouring Federal States of Lower Saxony and Schleswig-Holstein) has more than 5 million inhabitants.
The port of Hamburg, on the river Elbe, is the second largest port in Europe (after the Port of Rotterdam) and tenth largest worldwide. The official name reflects its history as a member of the medieval Hanseatic League, as a free imperial city of the Holy Roman Empire, a city-state, and one of the 16 states of Germany. Before the 1871 Unification of Germany, it was a fully sovereign state. Prior to the constitutional changes in 1919, the stringent civic republic was ruled by a class of hereditary grand burghers or Hanseaten. Hamburg is a major transport hub and is one of the most affluent cities in Europe.
It has become a media and industrial centre, with plants and facilities belonging to. The radio and television broadcaster. Are pillars of the important media industry in Hamburg. Hamburg has been an important financial centre for centuries, and is the seat of the world's second oldest bank, Berenberg Bank.
The item "1700, Hamburg (City). Large Silver Wedding Medal by.
NGC AU+" is in sale since Thursday, May 20, 2021. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ World\Europe\Germany\German States (up to 1871)". The seller is "coinworldtv" and is located in Wien. This item can be shipped worldwide.