Synod of Dort, 1619.

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Synod of Dort, 1619.

James I (1603-1625), Synod of Dort [Dordtrecht], 1619, Silver Medal by W v. Bijlaer, interior of the long chamber at Dordtrecht with the assembled council, ASSERTA RELIGIONE, 1619, reverse pilgrims ascend a rocky mountain, buffeted by the four winds, to reach a temple, ERVNT VT MONS SION and date MDCXIX around, 58mm (Eimer 99; MI i 222/77). Extremely fine.

The obverse is derived from an engraving by François Schilleman.

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