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Numismatics
Subject: Catherine II, Russian, 1762–1796
Mint: Board of Revenue
Engraver: Johann Georg Holtzhey, Dutch, 1729–1808

Medal of Catherine II Commemorating the Treaty of Neutrality

1780

Silver

44.39 g, 12:00, 49.5 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001
2001.87.382
Geography: 
Made in Russia
Culture: 
Russian
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Charles Wyllys Betts, American Colonial History Illustrated by Contemporary Medals, 1964 reprint (New York: Scott Stamp and Coin Company, 1964), 262, no. 571.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.