102 1870 – Presentation medal

1870 – Presentation medal of the Theological Students Dispute ‘Excelsior deo iuvante’/Higher with God, s help. Oldest corporation of theological students in Utrecht, founded October 18th 1870,  Lucerna pedibus meis verbum tuum./ Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light to my path, Psalm 119:105. Originally it was an orthodox reformed dispute. Later on (1915) there were also Lutheran students:  Laurel garland with 3 lines: Excelsior deo iuvante 18 oct:1870 /Higher with God’s help. Reverse: Religion on globe with rod and burning oil lamp. Legend: Lucerna pedibus meis verbum tuum/ Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light to my path. Silver, 35 mm, with knob and eye and black velvet strap bordered with pink silk and embroidered initials EDJ.

 

1870 – Presentation medal

1870 – Presentation medal

1870 – Presentation medal

1870 – Presentation medal

1870 – Presentation medal

1870 – Presentation medal