Silver Medal by Unknown Artist

A silver medallic thaler struck by Christopher Bernhard, Bishop of Munster, in 1661, to commemorate the return of the town to his authority.

Details

Medium:
Silver
Acquired in:
1931
Presented by:
R W E Allars through The Art Fund

Obverse; view of the city and St Paul; Reverse his arms and motto.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

Entry details

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