28. 1778, Centennial of the Lutheran Parish Orphanage

28. 1778, Centennial of the Lutheran Parish Orphanage

1778, Centennial of the Lutheran Parish Orphanage: front of the orphanage, legend: Het Luthersche weeshuis, gest.icht 1678 ( The Lutheran orphanage, founded 1678. Subscription: Rebuilt 1757. Reverse: Column with scripture: Ebenhaezer (Until here the Lord has given us support). Putto symbolizing time, hung a C (: hundred years) with the snake Ouroboros. With swan, coat of arms of the city of Amsterdam, and a scythe, legend: Op het eerste jubile,...

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31. 1778 Love, woman with two orphans

31. 1778 Love, woman with two orphans

1778, Centennial of the Lutheran Parish Orphanage: View of the building from the garden: legend ‘t Luth.ersche Diac.onie Weeshuis: Gesticht MDCLXXVIII/ 1e jubile gevierd 24 aug:1778, (The Lutheran Parish Orphanage, founded MDCLXXVIII, First jubilee celebrated, August 24th 1778), reverse: Love, woman with two orphans, column with C (100) date 1778. Legend: Hij is der weezen vader; ter gedachtenis aan de weezen uytgedeeld ( He is the father of...

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