Obverse legend : PHIL. IIII. D. G. HISP. ET. INDIAR. REX. Z..
Obverse description : Armes couronnées et entourées du collier de l'ordre de la Toison d'Or.
Reverse legend : PIA. SPES. OPTIMA. NVTRIX. 1629.
Reverse description : Une ancre chargée d'épis de blé.
Reverse translation : Un pieux espoir est ce qui nourrit le mieux.
SPANISH NETHERLANDS - COUNTY OF FLANDERS - PHILIPPE IV
Philip IV of Spain (1605-1665) is the son of Philip III and Margaret of Austria. He became king on the death of his father in 1621, the year he married Elizabeth of France (1602-1644), daughter of Henri IV and Marie de Medici. He is the brother of Anne of Austria, wife of Louis XIII, and the father of Marie-Thérèse, wife of Louis XIV. The greater part of his reign will happen in the fight against France. From 1635, Spain entered the Thirty Years' War. After the Peace of Westphalia in 1648, the war continues between France and Spain and ends at the Peace of the Pyrenees in 1659. France loses definitively Catalonia, but acquires Roussillon and Cerdanya. Mazarin and Anne of Austria Spanish arrange the marriage of Louis XIV with the Infanta Maria Theresa he married in Saint-Jean-de-Luz in 1660. Widower, Philip IV marries Marie-Anne of Austria, the sister of Leopold I born with a sick son, the future Charles II of Spain (1665-1700), the origin of the War of Spanish Succession.