This is a 30mm SILVER medallion celebrating 700 years of Templar castle Templstein medallion (1998). The obverse shows two Templar knights with shields sitting on horse. + 1998 . CASTELLVM . TEMPLSTEIN . 1298. The reverse shows the coat of arms of the Order. DOMUVS DE JAMOLICE below. + MIL . TEMPL . ORDO . EQ . J. CH . DE . TEMPLI . SAL. This a coin commorating the first of the medeval military orders, the Poor Knights of Christ and the Temple of Solomon, widely known as the Knights Templar, was founded in 1118, in the aftermath of the First Crusade, to help the new Kingdom of Jerusalem maintain itself against its defeated Muslim neighbors, and to ensure the safety of the large numbers of European pilgrims who flowed towards Jerusalem after its conquest.
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