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1834
SHIPWRECK COIN FROM THE WRECK OF THE DUTCH EAST INDIAMAN. TVLIEGENTHART (THE FLYING HART). Ducaton coin biscuit. The T'Vliegenthart, built in Middleburg for the Zeeland chamber of the VOC (Verenige Oost-Indishe Compagne) was 145ft long with a 36ft beam, her displacement was 850 tons and she was armed with 42 guns. Bound for Batavia in the East Indies, the T'Vliegenthart was lost off the coast of Holland with all hands shortly after leaving port on the 3rd February 1735. Still a solid coin, but with heavy sea water corrosion. C/w COA. Grade II-
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