Medal Commemorating Peace with Turkey

Medal, Table

Creator:

Leberecht, C.

Date:

1791

Materials:

Silver

Dimensions:

D 2.125 in x D 0.125 in

Accession Number:

395.5.82

Credit Line:

Gift. Alexandrov, Nikolai Nikolaevich

Description

Replica (?). On obverse: Inscription: Побѣдами приобретенъ миръ ("Through victories peace is acquired") Декабря 29 дня 1791 года (December 29, 1791). Оn reverse: profile of Empress Catherine II and inscription "By the grace of God Catherine II Empress and and Autocrat of All Russias" ( "Б. М. Екатерина II императрица и самодержица Всеросс.")

Inscriptions & Markings

On obverse signed: FWG. On reverse signed: C. Leberecht. F.