The Flood of Zeeland
on Medals, by Sjaak Jasperse
Craftsman Sjaak Jasperse from Terneuzen has made special
floods medals in recent years.
Sjaak Jasperse, born in September 1953 in
Sint-Maartensdijk, has depicted the disaster in 38 penny
objects in a contemporary way. All
exhibited tokens are creative representations of the stories
he heard over the years about the flood of 1953; from
his father, from his mother; touring through the
landscape of Tholen.
There is also a catalog
available that includes
medals from the exhibition.
for sale in our webshop
and in the museum shop.
The exhibition can be seen
in the Watersnoodmuseum from 31 May to 31 December 2018.