49. 1783 Death of Jan Hendrik Vorstius
1783, death of Jan Hendrik Vorstius, Lutheran minister: mortuary monument with sun and cipresses:Vivit post funera virtus/ de deugd leeft na de dood (virtue is still alive after death).Suscript: J.M.Lageman fecit. reverse: coat of arms: Io.annes Henr.icus Vorstius.V.erbi D.ivini M.inister Aet.ate XLIII. Ob.iit XIII.Mart.ii MDCCLXXXIII,/ Johannes Henricus Vorstius, minister of the Word, deceased in the age of 43 years old on March 13th 1783. Reverend Vorstius was born in 1740 in the city of Cleve (Germany). He was an Amsterdam pastor from 1775-1783, before that appointment he was a minister in the Hague.
Medallist: J.M.Lageman, silver and bronze, 39,5 mm.