Coins and Medals Department, Pushkin
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Sea Battle at Gangut,
July 27 (August 7), 1714

Author

Müller/ Miller/ Myller Philipp Heinrich

Materials

tin

Size

46 мм

Provenance

From the collection of Alexander Stakhovich , 1983

Inventory №

251892

Obverse

PETRVS ALEXII FIL. D.G. RVSS. IMP. M. DVX MOSCOVIAE.

Bust of Tsar Peter I facing right (M1)

Signed: M (Muller)   

 

Reverse

CLASSIS RVSSICAE PRIMITIAE.

Victory to the right, holding wreath and trident with a sea-crouwn, before a plan of sea battle

In exergue: VICTORIA NAVALIS PRO/ PE ALANDIAM./ 27 IVL.S.V.  

Comments

Sea Battle on the reverse reproduced part of engraving by P.Picart dated 1714 from "Book of Mars" (Piskunova 1950, no.191)  

Literature

Shchukina 2006 (№ 182); Russian Victories 2009, 444

Keywords

PLAN OF THE SEA BATTLE AT GANGUT,
1714

Author

Pieter Picart

Size

247x360

Provenance

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

Inventory №

Гр-59842