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Russian victory in the battle at Poltava,
June 27 (July 8), 1709

Author

Yudin Samoyla Yudich

Materials

silver

Weight

110,97 гр

Size

64 мм

Provenance

From the collection of Alexander Stakhovich , 1983

Inventory №

251788

Obverse

HIC HONOR IN NOBIS INVIDIOSVS ERIT. OVID.
Tsar Peter I on horseback galloping left, trampling fallen Sweden solder, before a battle scene
In exergue: PETRO ALEXIADI D.G. MAGNO/ RVSS. IMP.PIO FELICI AVG./ TRIVMPHATORI
Signed: S.Yu.En. (Samoyla Yudin engraved) (in Russian)

Reverse

POLTAVA MIRA CLADE INSIGNIS.
Hercules with a club turning right, trempling war trophies, before a plan of a battle at Poltava with inscription: POLTAVA and CA/ STRA/RVSS
In exergue: VNIVERSO SVECORVM/ EXERCITV DELETO/ D.27.IVN.S.V.
Below: star (Muller's sign)

Notes

Copy

Original author

Müller/ Miller/ Myller Philipp Heinrich

Literature

Zavorotnaya 1988 (№ 124); Russian Victories 2009, 308

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