2. 1717, Commemorating the bicentennial

1717, Commemorating the bicentennial of the Reformation: Martin Luther with swan, candle and bible, under his feet the papal symbols: Het tweede jubelfeest ter gedachteniss van de reformatie door D.M.Lutherus, begonnen Anno 1517 (The second jubilee commemorating the Reformation by Doctor Martin Luther, Anno 1517). On the bible: Bib Sac, Ps CXIX, vs 89 (Biblia Sacra/Holy Scripture, Psalm 119:89 “Your word, Lord, is eternal; it stands firm in the heavens.

Reverse: the Truth and “the Church symbolized by two women, Matthew 16:18: Op desen rots-steen wil ik bouwen myne gemeente, en de poorten der helle sullen se niet overweldigen (On this rock I will build my church, and the Gates of Hades will not overcome it). Medallist: Willem De Wijs, silver 48 and 61 mm.

1717, Commemorating the bicentennial of the Reformation

1717, Commemorating the bicentennial of the Reformation

1717, Commemorating the bicentennial of the Reformation

1717, Commemorating the bicentennial of the Reformation