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Award medal for the Battle at Poltava,
June 27 (July 8), 1709

Author

Scott Benjamin

Materials

bronze

Size

50 мм

Provenance

From the collection of Alexander Stakhovich , 1983

Inventory №

251784

Obverse

PETER ALEXIEVICH ALL-RUSSIAN AUTOCRATOR (in Russian)

Bust of Tsar Peter I facing right

Reverse

FOR THE POLTAVA BATTLE (in Russian)
Battle scene of attack of cavalry, overview of Poltava to right
In exergue: .1709. A:/ June 27 D. (in Russian)
Signed: B.SCOTT.F.

Notes

Copy of award medal for officers

Literature

Russian Victories 2009, 298

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