70. 1741 The building of the Lutheran Church of Middelburg

1741, medal commemorating the building of the Lutheran Church of Middelburg: the city of Middelburg as a woman, to the l. Religion, to the r. city-view of Middelburg. Legend: Munificentia SPQ Medioburg, inscription:Augustanam Confessionem Professis Area Ad Templum Aedific. Concessa/ By the benevolence of the council and the people of Middelburg the ground to build a church is granted to the confessors of the Augsburg Confession. Reverse: the building with swan, Religion in front of the church. Legend: Structa super lapidem non ruet ista domus/Dit huis op een rotssteen gebouwd, zal niet neerstorten, Lucas 6:48 (That one is like a man building a house, who dug deeply and laid the foundation on rock; when a flood arose, the river burst against that house but could not shake it, because it had been built well.)

Medallist: Martinus Holtzhey, silver 49 mm.

1741 Commemorating the building of the Lutheran Church of Middelburg

1741 Commemorating the building of the Lutheran Church of Middelburg

1741 Commemorating the building of the Lutheran Church of Middelburg

1741 Commemorating the building of the Lutheran Church of Middelburg