Medal Commemorating Reign of Alexander III and Dedication of His Monument

Medal, Table

Creator:

Griliches, Avraam Avenirovich

Date:

1912

Materials:

Bronze

Dimensions:

D 3 in x D 0.25 in

Accession Number:

337.1.82

Credit Line:

Gift. Roehrberg, Olga Vladimirovna

Description

Bronze medal. On obverse: Profile of Alexander III and inscription: Александръ III Императоръ и Самодержецъ Всероссiйскiй родился 26 февраля 1845 года, въ Бозѣ почилъ 20 окт. 1894 года ("Alexander III Emperor and Autocrat of All Russias, born February 26, 1845, reposed in the Lord on October 20, 1894"). On reverse: monument to Alexander III and inscription: Сооруженъ любовью народа въ Москвѣ, Императоромъ Николаемъ II открытъ въ 1912 г. ("Constructed in Moscow by the love of the people, dedicated by Emperor Nicholas II in 1912").

Inscriptions & Markings

A. A. Г.