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MEDAL FOR RUSSIAN-TURKISH WAR OF 1877-1878

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MEDAL FOR RUSSIAN-TURKISH WAR OF 1877-1878

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

Silver medal obverse Russian cross over a vanquished Turkish Crescent on a sun burst with 1877 (left) and 1878 (right). Reverse has an inscription in Cyrillic surrounded by laurel branches. Suspended by a silver loop from a St. Andrew ribbon (should be St. Andrew/St. George).

Category:
other metalwork
Object name:
MEDAL FOR RUSSIAN-TURKISH WAR OF 1877-1878
Made from:
Metal -- ribbon
Made in:
Russia
Date made:
1901
Size:
Dia. 1 1/16 in.

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
18.91
Class:
ORDER
Signature marks:
INSCRIPTION; DATE 1877-1878 on front; Not for us, Not for us but for the sake of thy name in Cyrillic
Credit line:
Gift of Mrs. Peter M. Rouzitsky, 1977