Medal Commemorating the Completion of the Saint Isaac Cathedral

Medal, Table

Creator:

Ivanov, Timofei Ivanovich

Date:

1768

Materials:

Bronze

Dimensions:

D 2.5 in x D 0.25 in

Accession Number:

395.3.82

Credit Line:

Gift. Alexandrov, Nikolai Nikolaevich

Description

Table medal commemorating the completion of the Saint Isaac Cathedral in St. Petersburg On obverse: depiction of the cathedral with inscription: Воздадите Божiе Богови а кесарева кесареви("Give unto God the things that are God's, and unto Ceasar the things which are Ceasar's") 1768. Оn reverse profile of Empress Catherine II and inscription: Б. М. Екатерина II Iмп. и сам. Всер. Заступница вѣрнымъ ("By the grace of God Catherine II Empress and and Autocrat of All Russias, Protectress of the faithful")

Inscriptions & Markings

Signed on reverse: ТИМОѲЕИ IВАНОВЪ