Coins and Medals Department, Pushkin
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Accession of Peter I,
1682

Authors

Yudin Samoyla Yudich, Waechter Johann Georg

Materials

bronze

Size

66 мм

Provenance

From the collection of Alexander Stakhovich, 1983

Inventory №

251681

Obverse

PETRVS. ALEXII. FILIVS. D.G. TZAR. ET. MAGNVS. DVX. TOTIVS. RVSSIAE
Bust of Tsar Peter I facing right
Signed: Samoyla/ Yudin

Reverse

MEA MEСVM ASCENDES IN ALTVM
Russia conducting by Peter I moves to the mountain with the Temple of Glory on its top
In exergue: IMPERII HABENAS CAPESSIT XXVII/ APRILIS CI I CLXXXII
Signed: I.G.W. [Johann Georg Waechter]

Notes

Retrospective medal made by Vasilii Klimov, project by J. Shtelin (Schukina, 2002, p. 29)

Literature

Iversen 1872 (№ III); Shchukina 2000 [a] (p. 57-58); Shchukina 2002 (p. 29); Russian Victories 2009, 6

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