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Award medal for the Battle at Kalisch,
October 18 (29), 1706

Author

Gouin Solomon

Materials

tin

Size

43х39 мм

Provenance

From the collection of Alexander Stakhovich , 1983

Inventory №

251767

Obverse

TSAR PETER ALEXIEVICH ALL-RUSSIAN AUTOCRATOR (in Russian)
Bust of Tsar Peter I facing right
Signed: GOUIN F.

Reverse

FOR LOYALTY AND VALOR(in Russian)
Tsar Peter I on a horse galloping right in armor and flattering mantle, laureating by hand with wreath. In the background battle scene.
In exergue: 1706 

Notes

Medal struck with combined dies from award medal in honor of M. Simontov (obverse) and award medal for battle at Kalisch (reverse).

Literature

Zavorotnaya 1988 (№ 9); Russian Victories 2009, 265

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