A medal to commemorate 25 years of reign of Wilhelmina as the Dutch queen. Designers monogram under her neck: JWC - for JCW. Prinses / Koningin der Nederlanden, Prinses van Oranje-Nassau en Hertogin van Mecklenburg. 31 August 1880 28 November 1962, was queen of The Netherlands.
From 1890 until her abdication in 1948. Wilhelmina was the only child of King William III. And his second wife Emma of Waldeck and Pyrmont. At the age of four she became heir presumptive.
To the Dutch throne after her half brother and great uncle died. She became Queen when her father died, when she was 10 years old. As she was still a minor, her mother Emma served as regent. Until she turned 18 years old.Her inauguration / coronation as Queen of The Netherlands was in 1898. In 1901, she married Hendrik, Duke Henry of Mecklenburg-Schwerin. With whom she had a daughter Juliana. She reigned for nearly 58 years, longer than any other Dutch monarch.
Her reign saw the First and Second. Outside the Netherlands she is primarily remembered for her role in World War II, in which she proved to be a great inspiration to the Dutch resistance. Diameter: 60mm / circa 2.3 inch. Condition: unpolished patine, dents and scratches, a hole for the ribbon, no silver/hall mark found.
0-2kg - brief naar Buitenland met verzekerservice. We have a large collection of medallic art / art medals. Mainly Dutch art medals of the 20th century.The Hague, The Netherlands, EU. Chambers of Commerce The Hague. Kamer van Koophandel Haaglanden, file: 27133335.
The item "Antique 1923 silver medal Dutch Royalty, Queen Wilhelmina van Oranje by Wienecke" is in sale since Friday, January 18, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Historical Memorabilia\Royalty\Non-British Royalty". The seller is "delta98denhaag" and is located in 's-Gravenhage.
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