Silver “Death of Princess Anne” Memorial Medal. Mint Year: 1759 Medallist: J. Reference: MI 692/417, Eimer 663. Certified and graded by NGC as MS-62! Death of Princess Anne of Hannover. Weight: 22.24gm Diameter: 41mm Material: Silver. Obverse: Draped bust of Princess Anne of Hannover (the second child and eldest daughter of King George II of Great Britain and his consort Caroline of Ansbach). At 6 o’clock. Legend: ANNA D G M BR PR REG TOT BELG FOED GVB MINORENNI PRINCIPE. Reverse : Sarcophagus decorated with shield; implements of art and science below. Date of her death in exergue. Legend: NEC MAIESTATE NEC ÆTATE NEC VIRTVTE MOVETVR Translated. Death is moved by neither majesty, nor age, nor even virtue. Exergue: NATA 2 NOV 1709 DENAT /12 IAN 1759. / or Tetragram from Greek. Meaning “[consisting of] four letters” is the four-letter Hebrew word. (transliterated as YHWH), the name of the biblical god of Israel. The four letters, read from right to left, are yodh, he, waw, and he. While there is no consensus about the structure and etymology of the name, the form Yahweh is now accepted almost universally. Anne, Princess Royal and Princess of Orange 2 November O. 22 October 1709 12 January 1759 was the second child and eldest daughter of King George II of Great Britain and his consort Caroline of Ansbach. She was the spouse of William IV, Prince of Orange, the first hereditary stadtholder of all seven provinces of the Northern Netherlands. She was Regent of the Netherlands from 1751 until her death in 1759, exercising extensive powers on behalf of her son William V. She was known as an Anglophile, due to her English upbringing and family connections, but was unable to convince the Dutch Republic to enter the Seven Years’ War on the side of the British. Princess Anne was the second daughter of a British sovereign to hold the title Princess Royal. In the Netherlands she was styled Anna van Hannover. The item “1759, Great Britain. Silver Death of Princess Anne Memorial Medal. NGC MS-62″ is in sale since Sunday, January 31, 2021. This item is in the category “Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ World\Europe\UK (Great Britain)\Other UK Coins”. The seller is “coinworldtv” and is located in Wien. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Composition: Silver
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United Kingdom
- Certification: NGC
- Grade: MS 62
- Year: 1759