Inauguration Medal 2013
(Inhuldigingsmedaille 2013)


Instituted / (code) 2013 / (IHM2013)
Amount issued


Value category Average

On 30th of April 2013 Queen Beatrix abdicated the throne after 33 years of serving the Netherlands. On this date Willem Alexander became the first King since 123 years (his great-great-grandfather Willem III died in 1890). All who took part in or had some role during the inauguration were eligible for this medal. More than 19000 medals were issued.

Obverse: King Willem-Alexander facing left. Reverse: Crowned anagram with intertwined monogram W A topped with the royal crown. On the right the mintmark of RijksMunt. On the left silvermark. On the edge the text "Willem Alexander Koning Der Nederlanden 30 April 2013. Material: Silver. Diameter: 30mm