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

Author

Müller/ Miller/ Myller Philipp Heinrich

Materials

tin

Size

45,5 мм

Provenance

From the collection of Alexander Stakhovich, 1983

Inventory №

251704

Obverse

PETRVS ALEXIIFIL. D.G. RVSS. IMP. M. DVXMOSCOVIAE.

Bust of Tsar Peter I facing right  (M1)

Signed: M (Muller)

Reverse

NOTTEBVRGVM. NVNC SCHLVSSELBVRGVM 

In front reclining Neptun with trident and a key watching siege of Schliesselburg under bombardment

In exergue: POST. ANN. XC. AB HOSTВ/ RECVP. D. XII OCTOB.S.V/ MDCCII.

Notes

Medal composition of the reverse side was referred to the engrraving by A. Schoonebek "The Capture of Shliesselburg on October 11, 1702"

Literature

Shchukina 2006 (№ 6); Пискунова 1950 (№ 37); Russian Victories 2009, 214

Keywords

PLAN OF THE SIEGE OF SCHLIESSELBURG (NOTEBURG)FORTRESS, OCTOBER 11, 1702,
1703

Author

Schoonebeck Adrian

Size

535х734; 525х610

Provenance

Collection of D.A. Rovinsky (St Petersburg), Rumyantsev museum (1898), Pushkin museum (1924)

Inventory №

Гр-6232