Coins and Medals Department, Pushkin
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Capture of Schliesselburg,
October 11 (22), 1702

Author

Unkown medallist of the 1st quarter of 18th cent.

Materials

silver

Weight

127,63 гр

Size

71 мм

Provenance

From the collection of Alexander Stakhovich, 1983

Inventory №

251700

Obverse

PETER I D.G. EMPEROR AND ALL-RUSSIAN AUTOCRATOR (in Russian)

Bust of Tsar Peter I facing right

 

Reverse

UNDER THE ENEMY FOR 90 YEARS, CAPTURED IN 1702, OCTOBER 21 (in Russian)

Overview of  siege of Schliesselburg under bombardment

In exergue: SCHLIESSELBURG (in Russian)

Notes

Copy

Literature

Zavorotnaya 1988 (№ 159); Russian Victories 2009, 212

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