200th Anniversary of Saint Petersburg Medalette, Jeton, Russia


This medalette commemorates the 200th anniversary of St. Petersburg. The city, founded by Peter the Great on May 27, 1703 bridged Russia to Europe.

Obverse inscription: ВЪ ПАМЯТЬ 200 ЛЕТІЯ ОСН. С ПЕТЕР / 1703 / 1903 ("Commemorating 200th Anniversary of Saint Petersburg").

Reverse inscription: (None)

Date Made: ca 1903

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: Russia: Russia

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Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Willis H. du Pont

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.68.263.1882Catalog Number: 68.263.1882Accession Number: 281689

Object Name: Medalmedal

Physical Description: metal (overall material)Measurements: overall: 35 mm x 22 mm; 1 3/8 in x 7/8 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-0b6d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_970860

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