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Award medal for the Battle at Lesnaya,
September 28 (October 9), 1708

Author

Gouin Solomon

Materials

gold

Weight

3,49 гр

Size

24 мм

Provenance

From the collection of Alexander Stakhovich , 1983

Inventory №

251353

Obverse

TSAR PETER A[LL]-R[USSIAN] A[UTOCRATOR] (in Russian)

Bust of Tsar Peter I facing right

Signed:G. (Gouin)

Reverse

FOR THE LEVENH[AUPT] BATTLE, WORTH [AWARD] FOR WORTHY (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: 1708 

Notes

Overstruck by E.K.Gutten-Chapskii on the obverse

Literature

Zavorotnaya 1988 (№ 10); Russian Victories 2009, 276

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