Coins and Medals Department, Pushkin
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Swedish people wishes successes to Charles XII,
1709

Author

Richter Benedict (or Bengt) 1670-1735

Materials

silver

Weight

5,99 гр

Size

26 мм

Provenance

Demidov Pavel Grigorievich, 1912

Inventory №

11135

Obverse

PIVS. LIBERTATIS. VINDEX.; bust of Charles XII r. wearing cuirass and mantle; below, R.

Comments

Same die like the medal

Reverse

LABOR. ENVME-RARE. LABORES.; staying Hercules holding club; MDCCIX; signed Richter.

Literature

Hildebrand 1874, d. I (s. 563-564, № 144); Пискунова 1950 (№ 115); Russian Victories 2009, 166

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