Based on engraving by Cornelius Bosch (1546) after Heemskerk's painting (1536). Circular plaque, cast bronze, narrow wreath with irregularly spaced holes encloses low relief landscape for four men, forge at left, women and child at right in higher relief.
Johan Quirijn van Regteren Altena (b. 1899 - d. 1980), Amsterdam; sold by Regteren Altena to Nystad Antiquairs, The Hague; 1962, sold by Nystad to the MFA for $1,100. (Accession Date: December 12, 1962)
Frederick Brown Fund