Coins and Medals Department, Pushkin
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Museum of Russian history abroad (1897–1914). Brotherhood of St. Vladimir. Catalogue of the collection from the Coins and Medals Department of the Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts. Moscow, 2015

31.10.2015

The catalogue “Museum of Russian history abroad (1897–1914). Brotherhood of St. Vladimir. Catalogue of the collection from the Coins and Medals Department of the Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts”. The Catalogue comprises 1,117 items: 1,105 numismatic exhibits and three enameled lockets from the Pushkin Museum, eight religious items from the Kiev National Museum of Russian Art (Ukraine) and one bronze box with engraved decoration on a religious theme from the Stavropol Museum of Fine Arts (Russia).

The numismatic collection consists of 1105 European and Russian coins, medals, awards and tokens. The catalogue also includes ancient and oriental coins and others from North and South America. Russian and German coins and medals of the 18th and 19th centuries form the core of the collection. Most of the items in the collection were devoted to religious subjects, as well as subjects connected with Russian history.