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Peace of Breda 1667: CM.183-1917

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Peace of Breda 1667


Ruler: Charles II (1660-85)
Engraver: Roettier, John



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1917-05) by Rattey, William


Production date: AD 1667

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter (min) 45 mm Diameter 45 mm Weight 36.94 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Busts conjoined, facing right, of Charles II and Catherine. He, hair long, flowing behind, is in armour and mantle over the shoulders: She wears slight drapery.

  • Text: CAROLVS . ET . CATHRINA . REX . ET . REGINA. (in exergue) R.
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Britannia seated, facing left, on the sea-shore, holds her spear and shield: ships in the distance. Meridian sun.

  • Text: FAVENTE DEO. (in exergue) BRITANNIA.
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.183-1917
Primary reference Number: 227564
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Created: Monday 19 August 2019 Updated: Monday 16 September 2019 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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