Medal commemorating the Battle of Fehmarn, 1644

Medal commemorating the Battle of Fehmarn, 1644. A counter. Obverse: Bust of Queen Christina, draped, curls (right). Pearled border. Legend: 'REGINA CHRISTINA.' Reverse: Within a pearl border and laurel wreath tied with a bow. Inscription: 'X . ARMATIS DANOR . NAVIB . DVCTORE . WRANGELIO . CAPTIS . A . 1644.' (Ten Danish armed ships captured under the leadership of Wrangel in the year 1644.)

Object Details

ID: MEC0451
Collection: Coins and medals
Type: Medal
Display location: Not on display
Creator: Unknown; Karlsteen, Arvid
Places: Sweden
Events: Torstenson War: Battle of Fehmarn, 1644
Date made: 1644
People: Queen Christina
Credit: National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Measurements: Overall: 27 mm

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