Jetton Commemorating Imperial Visit to Kiev

Jetton

Date:

1911

Materials:

Brass

Dimensions:

H 1.375 in x W 0.875 in

Accession Number:

642.1.84

Credit Line:

Gift. Glinin, Valentin Georgievich and Maria Nikolaevna

Description

Shield-shaped brass jetton with profile of Nicholas II and inscription: ВЪ ПАМЯТЬ ПРЕБЫВАНIЯ ИХЪ ИМПЕРАТОРСК. ВЕЛИЧЕСТВЪ ВЪ г. КIЕВѢ ("Commemorating the sojourn of Their Imperial Highnesses in Kiev"). On reverse is image of monument to Alexander II and inscription: ВЪ ПАМЯТЬ ОТКРЫТIЯ ПАМЯТНИКА ЦАРЮ ОСВОБОДИТЕЛЮ ВЪ г. КIЕВѢ ("Commemorating the unveiling of the monument to the Czar Liberator in Kiev").