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

Authors

Ivanov Semion, Baranov Vasiliy Sergeevitch

Materials

bronze

Size

66 мм

Provenance

from the Historical Museum, 1963, 1963

Inventory №

207765

Obverse

PETRVS. ALEXII. FILIVS. D.G. TZAR. ET. MAGNVS. DVX. TOTIVS. RVSSIAE
Bust of Tsar Peter I facing r.
Signed: S.Yu./ C.S.I. (in monogram) [Samoyla Yudin/ copied by Semen Ivanov]

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] on ground line to l.
In exergue: Cop.V.Baranov [copied by Vasilii Baranov]

Notes

Copy of the retrospective medal (Schukina 2002, p.60, no. 396)

Literature

Shchukina 2002 (p. 60, № 396); Russian Victories 2009, 7

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