Coins and Medals Department, Pushkin
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200th Anniversary of the Founding of St Petersburg

Authors

Vasyutinskiy Anton Fedorovitch, Buchgolz Fyodor Fedorovitch, Dillon Maria Lvovna

Materials

tin

Size

64 мм

Provenance

From the collection of Alexander Stakhovich, 1983

Inventory №

252044

Obverse

EMPEROR PETER I - EMPEROR NICHOLAS II (in Russian)

Joined portrait of laureated Peter I and Nicholas II facing left   

Reverse

TO THE 200TH ANNIVERSARY FOUNDATION OF THE CITY ST PETERSBURG MAY 16TH (in Russian)

In a star reys Russia standing with wreath and shield on the cloud; two-headed eagle at her feet

In exergue: 1703 - 1903   

Notes

project by F.Buhgoltz, engraved by A.Vasyutinskiy, design of the reverse by M.Dillon

Literature

Zavorotnaya 1988 (№ 173); Shchukina 2000 [a] (c. 224); Russian Victories 2009, 497

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