Coins and Medals Department, Pushkin
Отдел Коллекция Проекты Научная работа отдела Библиотека События Партнеры Меценаты

Publication: Signs of primary milestones. Masterpieces from the collection of the Coins and Medals Department of the Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts [rus.]. Text by U.M. Volkova, ed. A.V. Ignatieva.

21.05.2021

The publication is dedicated to selected pieces from the exhibition “Signs of primary milestones. Masterpieces from the collection of the Coins and Medals Department of the Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts”, which will visit the Khabarovsk Regional Museum named after N.I. Grodekov, Amur Regional Museum of Local Lore named after G.S. Novikov-Daursky in Blagoveshchensk and the Museum of Fine Arts of Komsomolsk-on-Amur in 2021. The numismatic pieces on display from the collection of the Pushkin Museum in Moscow relate to the history of the colonization and exploration of the Far East, with its settlement and development, as well as to the construction of the Trans-Siberian Railway (the Great Siberian Route).

Exhibition “Signs of primary milestones. Masterpieces from the collection of the Coins and Medals Department of the Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts” is the first joint project carried out by the Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts and the Khabarovsk Regional Museum named after N.I. Grodekov. In the exposition, one can see 77 pieces of numismatics from the collection of the Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts in Moscow. The publication deals with selected pieces.