Coins and Medals Department, Pushkin
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Capture of two Swedish vessels,
May 7, 1703

Author

Unknown medallist of 18th cent.

Materials

bronze

Size

55.5 мм

Provenance

From the Historical Museum, 1963

Inventory №

207868

Obverse

PETER A. D.G. EMPEROR AND ALL-RUSSIAN AUTOCRATOR (in Russian)
Bust of Tsar Peter I facing right
Signed: O.K. (Osip Kalashnikov)

Reverse

THE IMPOSSIBLE MADE POSSIBLE (in Russian)
Scene of capturing of two Swidish vessels by Russian boats, laureated by hand with crown
In exergue: 1703

Notes

Copy

Literature

Russian Victories 2009, 228

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