Medal Commemorating the 250th Anniversary of the Founding of Saint Petersburg

Medal, Table

Date:

1953

Materials:

Bronze

Dimensions:

D 2.25 in x W 0.1875 in

Accession Number:

337.3.82

Credit Line:

Gift. Roehrberg, Olga Vladimirovna

Description

Struck by the Society of Lovers of Russian Military Antiquities. On obverse: profile of Tsar Peter the Great with inscription: "Petrus Alexiewitz Tzar Mag. Russ. Imp.;" On reverse: double-headed eagle, MDCCIII -- MCMLIII (1703-1953), S. Petersburg, Die XVI Mai S. V.

Inscriptions & Markings

On obverse: DU VIVIER F.; On rim: BRONZE; On reverse: A.A.P.M.R.; N. Z. PINX.