Kuban Cossack Host Medal

Medal

Materials:

Bronze and Ribbon

Dimensions:

D 1.25 i

Accession Number:

677.2.84

Credit Line:

Gift. Ob'edinenie Pervopokhodnikov

Description

Kuban Host medal (Кубанская войсковая медаль), class II. Bronze, surmounted by double eagle with sheild with initials KKB. On obverse: Catherine II's cypher and Kuban Cossack coat of arms over 1696-1959. On reverse: stamped No 13 and relief inscription: За заслуги Кубанскому войску ("For services to the Kuban Host"). On ribbon - half Russian tricolor, half Kuban colors.