Summary

Australia Western Australia Museum Perth
Medal - Western Australia Museum, Thaler of Wisemor of 1624; c. 1998 (AD)
Mint: not recorded
Other Details: One of four medals struck for the Western Australia Museum with designs based on coins recovered from the wreck of the Batavia. The obverse reproduces the design of a 1624 thaler of Wisemor while the reverse provides details and the serial number of this medal - 87 out of 100.

Physical Description

Silver medal of the Western Australia Museum with design based on coin recovered from the wreck of the Batavia. The obverse reproduces the design of a 1624 thaler of Wisemor while the reverse provides details and the serial number of this medal - 87 out of 100

Obverse Description

A Saint holding a bible and palm branch, facing, shown half-length above a Shield of Arms; the date 1624 in the field left; aouund, MONETA : NOVA WISMARIENSI

Reverse Description

At centre within a circle formrd by beads, THALER / OF WISMAR / 1624 / BATAVIA WRECK / 87 / 100 around, WESTERN AUSTRALIAN MUSEUM

Edge Description

Plain

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