Coins and Medals Department, Pushkin
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Nystadt Peace Treaty between Russia and Sweden,
August 30 (September 10), 1721

Author

Unknown medallist of 18th cent.

Materials

tin

Size

59,5 мм

Provenance

A.P.Maltsev's collection, Donated by E.O. Kvaas (Germany), 1956

Inventory №

196017

Obverse

CONCORDI PACE LIGAMUR

 Noah's Ark in the sea, above it - a dove with olive branch flying left. In the sky a rainbow connecting to cities on the opposite sides of the sea,  with inscriptions: S.PETERSBURG and STOCKHOLM

In exergue: NEOPOLI/ POST BELLI IN SEPTENTRIONE/ DILVVIVM

 

Reverse

M.O.P.F./ PRINCIPI/ PETRO.I./ NOMINE ET FACTIS SТUPENDIS/ MAGNO/ RUSSORUM IMPERATORI/ PATRIQUE/ POST VICENNALES TRIUMPHOS/ SEPTENTRIONIS PACATORI/ HOC EX AURO VERNACULO/ NUMISMA/ D.D.

Literature

Russian Victories 2009, 489

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