Exhibition in the Pushkin Museum "Great Russian Victories seen through Medals and Engravings" (29.06 Ц 19.09)

The exhibition project entitled "Great Russian Victories seen through Medals and Engravings" was presented in the State Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts (29.06.-19.09.2009). It was devoted to the 300th anniversary of the Battle of Poltava, in which one of the outstanding victories in Russian military history was won on June 27, 1709. The Catalogue of Russian and European medals and engravings on the events of Great Northern War 1700-1721 is edited (320 pp., ill.).

It was the first exhibition from this series. The exhibitions of Russian and European medals of 19th and 20th centuries devoted to the 200th anniversary of victory in Patriotic War 1812 and 70th anniversary of victory in Great Patriotic War 1941-1945 is preparing now in the Numismatic Department of Pushkin Museum.