Russian Coins and Historical Medals (17 September 2019)

Date of Auction: 17th September 2019

Sold for £3,800

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Russia, Nicholas I (1825-55), Peace with Turkey, 1829, a silver medal by V. Alexeev and A. Klepikov, view of Burgas, coastline in background, imperial eagle above, бургасъ in exergue, rev. миръ съ турцιею, view of Adrianople, адрιанополь 2 сент 1829 in exergue, 64mm, 122.16g (Diakov 477.1 var.; BDM I, 39). Contact marks in fields, otherwise about extremely fine, very rare