A RECTANGULAR SILVER COMMEMORATIVE PLAQUE

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Engraved with a dreadnought and a Russian inscription, the reverse with further inscriptions, signed with Imperial Warrant mark, workmaster Anders Nevaiainen, St. Petersburg, 1899-1908, in original fitted case. The inscriptions refer to the launching of ‘Ryurik’ by Vickers & Cie. in Barrow-in-Furness on the 9 (22) August 1905, the reverse with the names of members of the naval ministry.