50th Jubilee of German Regiment Medal, Jeton

Description
This medal was issued in Russia to commemorate the German regiment that fought in the Russo-Turkish War, 1828-1829.
Obverse inscription: ZUM ANDENKEN ("In Memory").
Reverse inscription: KON. PREUSS KAISER ALEX V. RUSSLAND ULANEN REG. (1 BRAND) N 3 / 1829 / 1879 ("King of Prussia Kaiser Alexander of Russia Lancers Regiment").
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1879
associated person
Alexander II Emperor of Russia
place made
Rossiya: Russia
associated place
Russia
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 18 mm x 15 mm x 1.5 cm; 23/32 in x 19/32 in x 19/32 in
ID Number
NU.68.21.41
catalog number
68.21.41
accession number
276536
Credit Line
duPont Collection
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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