1812-1912 Commemorative Rouble

Coin

Date:

1912

Materials:

Silver

Dimensions:

D 1.3125 in x D 0.0625 in

Accession Number:

90.2007

Credit Line:

FRH Museum Collection

Description

Roule, commemorating 100th anniversary of Patriotic War of 1812. On obverse is inscription: 1812 | Славный годъ |сей минулъ, |но не пройдутъ | содѣянные въ | немъ подвиги | 1912 ("This glorious year has passed, but the heroic deeds which were committed during it will not pass"). On reverse is double eagle and inscription: Александръ I Божiею милостiю Императоръ и самодержецъ Всероссийский ("Alexander I, by the grace of God Emperor and Autocrat of All Russias")

Inscriptions & Markings

On rim: ЭБ