57. 1940 Commemoration of the bombing attack on Rotterdam

57. 1940 Commemoration of the bombing attack on Rotterdam

1940, commemoration of the bombing attack on Rotterdam, Lutheran church destroyed: the church-building in flames, subscription: Evang. Luthersche Kerk Rotterdam, 1736-1940. reverse: poem on flames: Wat tussen bouw en brand bestond, verging…in weinige uren. Maar niet wat men te doen hier vond. Want dat zal eeuwig duren. (What existed between foundation and the fire, Perished … in a few hours. But not the things that were done. Because that...

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58. 1954 Commemoration of 350-years of the Lutheran congregation

58. 1954 Commemoration of 350-years of the Lutheran congregation

1954, commemoration of 350-years of the Lutheran congregation: pigeon with olive-branch, subscription: pax vobis/vrede met u (peace be with you). Legend: Sig.illum Ecc.lesiae Rot.terodamensis Sub Symb.olo Invar.iata Conf.essione Aug.ustanae / Seal of the church of the Augsburg Confession in Rotterdam. reverse: pregnant women with eagle-wings, a crown with 12 stars, standing on the moon, with Hebrew subscription: Immanuel. Legend:...

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