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Dear all,. I bough a collection of military medals of XIX century few weeks ago.

Between them some imperial Russian medals I do not know and I do not collect. Can somebody help me ? Herewith a photograp of the batch.  I can post or send by pm images if interested in helping me.

thank you 

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Please pm images of both sides I will certainly be able to id them positively ( i can id many from the present photo).

Paul

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Alexander III memorial, 1894. Patriotic War of 1812 bronze, Nicholas II small silver Zeal. 

Paul

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Taking of warsaw 1831, Russo-Turkish War 1877-78, Transylvania campaign 1849.

Paul

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Thanks a lot Paul, herewith last ones.

Any interesting medal or only common ones ? 

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Another Nicholas Ii Small silver Zeal medal. 4th class bravery medal, civil war period in white metal, coronation 1896. All in all a nice bunch of medals the , 1812, Warsaw 1831 and Transylvania 1849 being by far the best and comprising the majority of the value.

Paul

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Thank you Paul.  Thanks a lot for your help.

Regards, Marco

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On 02/02/2019 at 13:13, paul wood said:

Russo-Turkish War 1877-78

That medal has a very interesting 'ear'.  Never seen one as big as that.

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Possibly a private issue of the time. 

Many campaign medals had privately made examples as well as the official mint issues, whether these were replacements or duplicates made for spare uniforms i have no idea.

Paul

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