Medal Commemorating Coronation of Emperor Nicholas I
Alekseev, Vladimir Efremovich
D 2.5 in x D 0.1875 in
Association of Jurists
Bronze medal commemorating the coronation of Emperor Nicholas I in Moscow in 1826. On obverse is profile of Nicholas I facing right and inscription along circumference: Б. М. Николай I императоръ и самодержецъ Всеросс. ("By the grace of God Nicholas I Emperor and Autocrat of all Russias"). On reverse is crown-topped column with inscription: ЗАКОНЪ ("Law"). Above is all-seeing eye in triangle and emanating rays. Inscription: Залогъ блаженства всѣхъ и каждaго | коронованъ въ Москвь 1826. ("A pledge of bliss for each and every one; crowned in Moscow 1826").
Inscriptions & Markings
On obverse: В. АЛЕЙСѢЕВ Р. On reverse: КОП. ЛАВРЕЦОВ.