1583-1585 1/2 Rose Noble NGC AU55


On the obverse is the king standing on a ship, holding a sword and shield with coat of arms of Zeeland (lion half emerged from water), with flag on stern. At the bottom is the phrase AUR COMITAT ZEL, which translates to GOLDEN COUNTRY ZEL (Netherlands). On the reverse is the the Latin motto 'Si Devs Nobiscvm Qvis Contra Nos' (If God is with us then who is against us). The reverse shows a sun ray patterned floriated cross with crowned leopards in the angles.