46. 1678 Death of Casparis Caspari

1678, death of Casparis Caspari, clerk of the Evangelisch-Lutherse Kerk in Amsterdam: two skeletons and a putto with oil lamp, subscription: You, as friends interred me, will accept this in my honour. Legend: Ter gedachtenis van Mr Casparis Caspari, voorSanger van de Augsburgse Confessie van hem bedient 19 Jaere/ oud Synde 79 Jaeren. In den Heere gerust den 15 Maert Ao 1678 (In commemoration of mister Casparis Caspari, clerk of the church of the Augsburg Confession in office for 19 years/ on the age of 79 years. Rested in the Lord, march the 15th 1678): Gedenck te sterven(Remember you must die)

Reverse: On banner: Salich sijn de dooden die in den Heere sterven want sij rusten van hare Arbeit (Blessed the dead people who died in the Lord, they will rest in peace). Skull and bones, scythe, hourglass, putti and the deceased: Mijn Lichaam dat nu rust/ sal wederom verijsen/ en met mijn Siel vereent/ mijn Heilant eeuwig prijsen (My resting body, will be resurrected and united with my soul, praise my Saviour for always).

Medallist: O.Wouter Müller, silver 81×71 mm.

1678, death of Casparis Caspari

1678, death of Casparis Caspari

1678, death of Casparis Caspari

1678, death of Casparis Caspari