Alexander Lyceum Jetton

Jetton

Date:

1899

Materials:

Silver, Gold and Enamel

Dimensions:

H 1 in x D 0.875 in x D 0.5 in

Accession Number:

626.4.84

Credit Line:

Gift. Sakhnovskii, Nikolai Ivanovich. 1984-07

Description

Circular jetton. Gold cypher of Alexander I and 1811 over red guilloche enamel background. On reverse is green enamel and engraved inscription on silver: ДЛЯ ОБЩЕЙ ПОЛЬЗЫ ("For the public good") over И. A. Л. | С.П. Ермолаевъ | LV курса | 8 1893-1899.

Inscriptions & Markings

Marks: St. George facing left; illegible initials.