Educational Award Medal

Medal, Table

Creator:

Lialin, Aleksandr Pavlovich

Date:

1851

Materials:

Bronze

Dimensions:

D 1.875 in x D 0.1875 in

Accession Number:

398.82.3

Credit Line:

Gift. Alexandrov, Nikolai Nikolaevich

Description

Given for good conduct and excellence in education. On obverse: female figure holding cross approached by young girl; above them is all-seeing eye in triangle with emanating rays; inscription: Начало премудрости страхъ Господень ("Wisdom begins with the Fear of God"), 1851. Оn reverse: monogram of Nicholas I and inscription: за благонравiе и успѣхи въ наукахъ ("For good conduct and excellence in education")

Inscriptions & Markings

On obverse: РѢЗ. А. ЛЯЛИНЪ. On reverse: РѢЗ. Г. САБУРОВЪ. On rim: 383