Russian Coins and Historical Medals (17 September 2019)

Date of Auction: 17th September 2019

Sold for £170

Estimate: £90 - £120

Russia, Peter the Great (1682-1725), Capture of Two Swedish Frigates, 1703, a copper medal, unsigned, laureate and armoured bust right, rev. two large ships surrounded by small boats, hand above descending from cloud, holding laurel branch and crown, 55mm (Diakov 16.6). Some metal flaws, otherwise about extremely fine £90-£120