From the 16th to the 18th centuries the Dutch were fond of jetons and medals, and in the early 20th century they made a lot of tokens.

229-59. NETHERLANDS, 29mm silver medal, 10.8g, large building, DIACONI WEESHUYS VAN AMSTERDAM VOLBOUT AN 1657 D 15 DE, VEREWIGT D : XV DESMB 1757 / woman seated left distributing coins to little people, GODT IS EEN VADER DER WESEN PSALM 68 V 6, V MOELIN GEN F, centennial of city hall, Unc 140.00
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