200th Anniversary of Saint Petersburg Medalette, Jeton, Russia

200th Anniversary of Saint Petersburg Medalette, Jeton, Russia

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Description
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)
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Medal
medal
date made
ca 1903
place made
Russia: Russia
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 35 mm x 22 mm; 1 3/8 in x 7/8 in
ID Number
NU.68.263.1882
catalog number
68.263.1882
accession number
281689
Credit Line
Willis H. du Pont
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Grand Duke Georgii Mikhailovich Collection
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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