Medal Commemorating the Patriotic War of 1812

Medal, Table

Date:

1962

Materials:

Bronze

Dimensions:

D 2.25 in x W 0.3125 in

Accession Number:

337.6.82

Credit Line:

Gift. Roehrberg, Olga Vladimirovna

Description

On obverse: Profile of Tsar Alexander I, inscription "Alexander the Blessed" ("Александръ Благословенный"); On reverse: all-seeing eye in a pyramid, surrounded by rays, 1812-1962, inscription "Не намъ, не намъ, а имени Твоему" ("Not unto us, not unto us, but unto Thy name") (Psalm 113, v. 9); on bottom "Об-во Люб. Русской Военной Старины." Struck by the Society of Lovers of Russian Antiquities.

Inscriptions & Markings

On obverse: M. S. On rim: BRONZE