A SILVER-GILT MEDAL FOR THE BATTLES IN OCHAKOV WATERS

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CIRCA 1788

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A SILVER-GILT MEDAL FOR THE BATTLES IN OCHAKOV WATERS
CIRCA 1788
Circular, one side depicting the bust of Empress Catherine II facing right surrounded by the Russian inscription which reads: 'By the Grace of God Catherine II Empress and Autocrat of All Russias.', the reverse with Russian inscription 'For Bravery in Ochakov Waters June 1788', apparently unmarked
1½ in. (3.8 cm.) diameter