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Award medal for the Sea Battle at Grengam,
July 27 (August 7), 1720

Author

Unknown medallist of 18th cent.

Materials

gold

Weight

10,19 гр

Size

28 мм

Provenance

From the collection of Alexander Stakhovich , 1983

Inventory №

251358

Obverse

D.G. PETER THE FIRST TSAR AND ALL-RUSSIAN AUTOCRATOR (in Russian)

Bust of Tsar Peter I facing right

 

Reverse

DILIGENCE AND FIDELITY EXCEED FORCE (in Russian)

Scene of the sea battle

In exergue: 1720. JULY/ 27th DAY  (in Russian)

Literature

Zavorotnaya 1988 (№ 71); Russian Victories 2009, 468

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