Silver Cross 1813-1815
(Zilveren Herdenkingskruis 1813-1815)
Instituted 1865
Amount issued

appr 5000

Value category Above Average
Ribbon

Awarded to those who contributed to the independence of the Kingdom of The Netherlands. The medal was first issued 1865, more than 50 years after the war. Probably only 5000 of the 30000 who fought recieved the medal. On the obverse 1813 on the reverse 1815. The medal is issued in two versions: with point after 1813 (1813.) and without. With dot is estimated to be more rare than without.