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In memory of Charles XII

Author

Hedlinger Johann Carl

Materials

bronze

Size

33 мм

Provenance

Stakhovich Alexander Alexandrovich, 1983

Inventory №

252007

Obverse

CAROLUS XII - D. G. REX SVECIAE.; bust of Charles XII r. wearing cuirass and mantle; signed HEDL. F.

Reverse

Inscription surrounded with laurel and olive branches, NATUS EST/ D. XVII IUN./ A. MDCLXXXII./ OCCUB.D. XXXNOV./ A.MDCCXVIII.

Notes

Jetton from the series dedicated to successes of Sweden in sciences, arts, economy and other fields.

Literature

Mechel 1778 (Pl. XXVIII, № 1); Zavorotnaya 1988 (№ 8); Russian Victories 2009, 179

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