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Poltava. Construction of the Monument devoted to the Centenary of the Poltava Battle, 1709-1809

Authors

Leberecht Carl, Meisner Carl Ivanovich

Materials

bronze

Size

58,5 мм

Provenance

From the collection of Alexander Stakhovich, 1983

Inventory №

252029

Obverse

IN THE REIGN OF ALEXANDER I. TO THE VICTOR AT POLTAVA (in Russian)

Laureated head of Peter I facing right

Signed: С.LEBERECHT F. 

Reverse

IN MEMORY OF POLTAVA BATTLE JUNE 27, YEAR 1709 (in Russian)

Image of the monument

In exergue: CONSTRUCTED IN YEAR 1809 (in Russian)

Signed:  С: MEISNER. F: 

Literature

Zavorotnaya 1988 (№ 170); Russian Victories 2009, 506

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