The Soviet Military Awards Page Forum  
  • Serial Numbers Database 2.0
Enter Here

vBClassified Featured Listings
Suvorov Academy(!) Comsomol Booklet
Echoes of War
Rubchinskii Set
NKVD Border Guard!

Go Back   The Soviet Military Awards Page Forum > Soviet Awards Forums > Imperial Russian Sphere And Resulting Nations > Russian Empire

Russian Empire Россійская Имперія 22nd October 1721 - 7th November 1917

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 09-24-2011, 03:10 PM   #1
medals73
Senior Member
 
medals73's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2002
Location: Earth, most of the time
Posts: 2,016
Aleksandr Lebedev

Not the sort of thing (or era) I'd normally collect, but the completeness seduced my "magpie urges" to accumulate shiney things.

Father Alexander Lebedev , St. Sergius Monastery, Moscow.

-- Medal for Zeal – Nicholas II, in silver, 1894-19
-- Medal for Efforts in the First General Census of the Population
Attached Images
File Type: jpg lebed-04.jpg (101.4 KB, 15 views)

Last edited by medals73; 09-24-2011 at 03:13 PM.
medals73 is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Old 09-24-2011, 03:16 PM   #2
medals73
Senior Member
 
medals73's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2002
Location: Earth, most of the time
Posts: 2,016
Re: Alexander Lebedev

Him, with an enhanced closeup.

The photo is of Priest Alexander Lebedev wearing his cross and medals. This picture was taken on 20 May 20 1898, when he was 30 years old. The photo was taken at the photo shop at St. Sergius Monastery, called New Lavra Shoppe, located rather near Moscow.
Attached Images
File Type: jpg lebed.jpg (97.4 KB, 9 views)
File Type: jpg Lebed-02.jpg (68.5 KB, 10 views)

Last edited by medals73; 09-24-2011 at 03:24 PM.
medals73 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-24-2011, 03:18 PM   #3
medals73
Senior Member
 
medals73's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2002
Location: Earth, most of the time
Posts: 2,016
Re: Alexander Lebedev

The group came with a bronze chain (once silvered) and a porcelain icon.

Slavonic inscriptions on the back of this cross read "Image. Be true, with your word, life, love, spirit, faith and purity." The date is inscribed as "Year 1896 Day of May 14th". The large inscribed "N" stands for Nicholas II. The beautifully linked chain measures 43 inches and the crucifix itself measures 4 3/4" in height, 2 1/2" in width and 1/8" in thickness.
Attached Images
File Type: jpg Lebed-05a.jpg (55.6 KB, 6 views)
File Type: jpg lebed-05.jpg (61.9 KB, 9 views)
File Type: jpg Lebed-06.jpg (38.6 KB, 9 views)

Last edited by medals73; 09-24-2011 at 03:25 PM.
medals73 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are Off
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Reshetnjak, Aleksandr Sidorovich, Telephonist, 773rd Artillery Regiment medals73 Red/Soviet Army Award Groups 2 05-07-2018 09:02 AM
Dihtjar, Aleksandr Pavlovich, Corporal, 1127th Rifle Regiment medals73 Red/Soviet Army Award Groups 5 05-06-2018 01:43 PM
Kepuladze, Aleksandr Pavlovich, Oil Worker/MVD/KGB CtahhR Soviet Civilian Award Groups 3 05-07-2015 09:43 PM
Chernjak, Aleksandr Leont'evich, 2nd Ukrainian Front Koopyetz Red/Soviet Army Award Groups 4 07-12-2009 01:18 PM


 US State Department US Embassy Moscow Russia Challenge Coin 2

US State Department US Embassy Moscow Russia Challenge Coin 2" t 124

$12.99



Paratroopers over Moscow, 1940’s. Yakov Rumkin WW2 Photo Glossy 4*6 in E021 picture

Paratroopers over Moscow, 1940’s. Yakov Rumkin WW2 Photo Glossy 4*6 in E021

$6.99



PVC  UKRAINIAN  FISHER  MOSCOW  TACTICAL MORALE UKRAINE PATCH MILITARY CHEVRON  picture

PVC UKRAINIAN FISHER MOSCOW TACTICAL MORALE UKRAINE PATCH MILITARY CHEVRON

$14.00



Russia Moscow Silver Plated Commemorative Coins Of The  Kremlin Collectible picture

Russia Moscow Silver Plated Commemorative Coins Of The Kremlin Collectible

$6.00



MSG Det Marine Security Guard Detachment Moscow, Russia Challenge Coin picture

MSG Det Marine Security Guard Detachment Moscow, Russia Challenge Coin

$90.00



Marshal Semen Timoshenko Soviet Union - Defender Of Moscow - WW2 Press Photo picture

Marshal Semen Timoshenko Soviet Union - Defender Of Moscow - WW2 Press Photo

$18.13



Battle Smolensk-Moscow Railway Line - Soviet Tank 1941 WW2 Press Radio Photo picture

Battle Smolensk-Moscow Railway Line - Soviet Tank 1941 WW2 Press Radio Photo

$18.13



 US State Department US Embassy Moscow Russia Challenge Coin 2

US State Department US Embassy Moscow Russia Challenge Coin 2" 124

$14.39



Agence France Press 8 May 1945 Extremely Rare Document Stalin Russia Moscow Afp picture

Agence France Press 8 May 1945 Extremely Rare Document Stalin Russia Moscow Afp

$64.25



WW2 Picture Photo Moscow 1943 captured German Generals  3767 picture

WW2 Picture Photo Moscow 1943 captured German Generals 3767

$4.95




All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:22 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2022, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
Copyright ©2011 Arthur G. Bates III