Russian Coins and Historical Medals (17 September 2019)

Date of Auction: 17th September 2019

Sold for £7,500

Estimate: £5,000 - £7,000

Russia, Elizabeth (1741-62), Coronation, 1742, a silver medal, unsigned, crowned bust right, б м елисаветъ ιмперат ιсамодер всерос, rev. промыслъ божιй чрезъ върныхъ подъданныхъ, Elizabeth standing, being crowned by angel in cloud, kneeling figure of Russia to right, two columns to right with crowned monograms of Peter I and Elizabeth on bases, коронована вмосквъ 1742 году in exergue, edge plain, 59mm, 102.43g (Diakov 86.2 var.). Extremely fine and extremely rare £5,000-£7,000