Coins and Medals Department, Pushkin
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Award medal for the Battle at Lesnaya,
September 28 (October 9), 1708

Author

Unknown medallist of 18th cent.

Materials

tin

Size

30 мм

Provenance

From the Historical Museum, 1963

Inventory №

207871

Obverse

PETER THE FIRST, EMPEROR AND ALL-RUSSIAN AUTOCRATOR (in Russian)
Bust of Tsar Peter I facing right

Reverse

On a ribbon above: WORTH [AWARD] FOR WORTHY (in Russian)
From both sides: FOR THE LEVENH[AUPT] - BATTLE  (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

Copy

Literature

Russian Victories 2009, 280

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