SILVER COMMEMORATIVE MEDALLION OF CATHERINE THE GREAT

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the portrait marked timofei ivanov in cyrillic, dated 1789

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Commemorating the peace treaty of 1790 with Sweden, the front depicting the bust of Catherine the Great inscribed in cyrillic By the Grace of Catherine II, Empress and Autocrat of all Russias, the reverse depicting a laurel wreath encircling a berry branch, with cyrillic inscription 2'/2in. (6.4cm.) diam.
Sold together with a document of authenticity issued by Hammer

Galleries Inc., November 30,1935.