66. 1696 Medal commemorating the death of Rev. Johannes Wilckens

1696, medal commemorating the death of Rev. Johannes Wilckens: Rev.Wilkens on the pulpit with consistory and congregation celebrating Holy Communion:’D Johannes Wilkens geboren tot Rotterdam den 22 December 1661 Beroepen in Luthersche kerk tot Haarlem den 12 Novemb.1682’ (Rev. Johannes Wilckens, born in Rotterdam December the 22 1661, called by the Lutheran Church of Haarlem, November the 12th 1682), reverse: bearers with coffin on the l. on the r. city-view of Haarlem. Subscription on the coffin: “Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God.”Matthew.5.9, legend:”Op’t reyken van het Avontmaal/Is hy gerukt in ‘s Hemels Zaal” (When he served at the Lord’s supper, he was pulled into heaven). Inscription:’Tot Groote Droefheijt der Gemeente Siek geworden en Overleden op Paesdagh den 22 en begraven den 27 April 1696’.( He fell ill and died on Easter April 22 and was buried April 27th 1696 with tremendous sadness within the congregation), silver, 70×55 mm.

1696 Medal  commemorating the death of Rev. Johannes Wilckens

1696 Medal commemorating the death of Rev. Johannes Wilckens

1696 Medal  commemorating the death of Rev. Johannes Wilckens

1696 Medal commemorating the death of Rev. Johannes Wilckens