Coins and Medals Department, Pushkin
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Safe Seafaring in Baltics,
1704

Author

Kalashnikov Osip

Materials

tin

Size

46 мм

Provenance

From the collection of Alexander Stakhovich, 1983

Inventory №

251736

Obverse

PETRVS ALEXII FIL. D.G. RVSS. IMP. M. DVX MOSCOVIAE.
Bust of Tsar Peter I facing right
Signed: O.K. [Osip Kalashnikov]

Reverse

HIBERNO TEMPORE NIDIS INCVBAT ALCYONE./ TVM VIA TVTA MARIS/ Ovid. Metam.
Minerva with spear in her hand and collection of land-surveying instruments at her feet gesturing left to sunrise and sea with ships and the nest with the winter born-bird floating upon waves.
In exergue: MARIS FINNICI/ SECVRITAS
Star below (sign of medallist)

Notes

Copy, but original die for reverse side

Original author

Müller/ Miller/ Myller Philipp Heinrich

Literature

Zavorotnaya 1988 (№ 141); Russian Victories 2009, 45

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