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

silver

Weight

131,48 гр

Size

64 мм

Provenance

Donated by E.O. Kvaas (Gremany), 1956 (?)

Inventory №

130003

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.Vasyutinskii, design of the reverse by M.Dillon 

Literature

Russian Victories 2009, 498

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