NETHERLANDS.ZEELAND.AR.1/2 Lion Daalder 1633.Middleburg privy mark castle.

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NETHERLANDS.United Provinces.ZEELAND.AR.1/2 Lion Daalder 1633.Middleburg privy mark castle. ( 33mm, 13.53g.)
MO.ARG.PRO:CON.- FOE.BELG.ZEL., half length figure of knight, head right, above shield containing rampant lion.
Reverse.CONFIDENS.DNO.NON.MOVETVR.1633 ,rampant lion left.
Ref:KM 30. Date not recorded in KM,Delmonte or Passon
Good very fine.Rare, above average condition for this issue.

This issue along with the Lion daalder can lay claim to be amongst the first legal tender coinage of New York.The city was established by the Dutch and known as New Amesterdam. In 1621 the Dutch West India company obtained� trading rights in America and these coins where the medium of exchange .The Americans often referred to the Lion Daalder coins as " Dog " Thalers as they,when well worn, resembled a dog standing on its hind legs.
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Rates for: 11/20/19

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