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Death of Emperor Peter I,
January 28, 1725

Author

Kuchkin Mikhail Vasilievitch

Materials

bronze

Size

39 мм

Provenance

From the collection of Alexander Stakhovich, 1983

Inventory №

251966

Obverse

D.G Peter I, Emperor and All-Russian Autocrator (in Russian)
Bust of Emperor Peter I facing right
Signed: C.M.Kuchk. [Copied by Michael Kuchkin] (in Russian)

Reverse

Under the crown 9-line inscription in Russian: Proclaimed as a Tsar/ in 1682, enlarged Russia/ with conquered countries/ established justice, constituted fleet/ and army, introduced/ sciences and art/ ruled during 43 years, lived for 52 years/ and 8 monthes (53)

Notes

Copy

Literature

Russian Victories 2009, 103

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