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Second Expedition of Russian Fleet in Finland,
1713

Author

Kalashnikov Osip

Materials

tin

Size

69 мм

Provenance

From the collection of Alexander Stakhovich, 1983

Inventory №

251864

Obverse

PETER THE FIRST D.G. RUSSIAN EMPEROR (in Russian)

Bust of Tsar Peter I facing right

Signed: O.K. (Osip Kalashnikov)  

Reverse

TRUSTING IN GOD WE HOPE FOR SUCCESS. 1713 (in Russian)

Three-mastered warship with Neptune sailing past a rock to the right, two boats near by and one more vessel in the background to the left under sun-reys         

Notes

Copy from the medal by S. Gouin 

Original author

Gouin Solomon

Literature

Zavorotnaya 1988 (№ 154); Russian Victories 2009, 422

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