OS+A 50th Anniversary, Jeton, Russia

OS+A 50th Anniversary, Jeton, Russia

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Description
Minted in Russia in 1887 this medal commemorates the 50th Anniversary of OS+A during the reign of Alexander II. Alexander II ruled Russia from 1855-1881 and was affectionately known as The Liberator because he emancipated the serfs.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Medal
Other Terms
Medal; Personal
date made
ca 1887
place made
Russia: Russia
associated place
Russia
Physical Description
metal, silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3.9 cm; x 1 17/32 in
ID Number
NU.68.263.1254
catalog number
68.263.1254
accession number
281689
Credit Line
Willis H. du Pont
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Grand Duke Georgii Mikhailovich Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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