1901 Burning Farmhouse Boer War

Mintage: Unknown

Price: R3000

Description

Occasion: Issued by W Voet & Zonen, Anegang 15, Haarlem at the instigation pf P N van Doorninck, Mayor of Bennebroek. The proceeds were intended for the relief of the women and children in the concentration camps. The reverse of the medal was based on medal issued by the Dutch in 1575 to encourage resistance to the Spaniards in the Eighty Years War.