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    Coin World [05/28/1975] (pg. 9)

    5/28/1975

    166 25 165 75 165 40 165 50 166 75 Closing prices per troy ounce on the New York Commodity Exchange for current and 12 month contracts Handy Harman s base per troy ounce for pricing gold content of shipments and for making refining settlements Lobanov burned 2 billion during Russian Revolution By A Kosoff NLG He burned 2 billion in paper money but had no regrets In fact Col Vladimir Lobanov was glad to have the money to burn Lobanov formerly an of ficer in the Imperial Army of Tsar Nicholas II was saving his life for the third time since the A Kosoff beginning of the Bolshevik Revolution One month after com ing to power the Bolsheviks began negotiations with Germany to take Russia out of World War I Lobanov founded six times awarded the Cross of St George but now


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    Coin World [02/17/1965] (pg. 83)

    2/17/1965

    inning of the Commu nist movement as we know it today The date MDCCCLXX 1870 below refers to Lenin s birth in that year The reverse of the medal hon ors the Commune de Paris the 1871 Communist insurrection in which 65 000 Communists died Although the Commune de Paris was unsuccessful it provided lessons for later use and Lenin learned from it in planning his insurrection in Russia Two Vladimir Ilyich Ulyanov he later took the name of Lenin was born on April 22 1870 in Simbirsk on the Volga River The obverse of the sec ond medal pictures his father Ilya Nikolayevich and his moth er Mariya Alexandrovna with the family name above The re verse pictures their six children with the names around counter clockwise Anna Alexan der Vladimir Olga Dimitri and Mariya Three


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    Coin World [04/06/1962] (pg. 33)

    4/6/1962

    republics during the Civil War and money issued by the invaders and Whiteguards They are complemented by a big amount of metal money coins and counters issued by local gov ernments and offices as change The next showcases display the decrees issued by the Soviet gov ernment and photostatic copies of documents on the emission of the first Soviet currency in the Russian Federation signed by Vladimir Lenin and settlement bills of 1919 1920 and 1921 A special showcase is devoted to the initial Soviet coins issued in 1921 and coins of the 1922 24 mintage They include the first silver rubles of 1921 Russian Fed eration and of 1924 the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics and also the gold chervonetz 10 ru bles of 1923 that has become unique Then come documents paper money and coins


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    Coin World [08/22/1979] (pg. 61)

    8/22/1979

    iniypWorld International _ _ August 22 1979 Page 61 1 000th year celebration USSR observes coinage anniversary iage history of Rus at Khpr nn in tho rnmn u _ _ _i _ With coinage history sia dating from the year the year 1980 is to be observed in the Soviet Union as the thousandth anniversary of coinage of the nation accord ing to the Novosti Press Agen cy Moscow In 980 A D Vladimir young est son of Svyatoslav I and Malushka captured Kiev in ancient Rus and was pro claimed prince of all Russia He later extended his territory into the areas of Galicia Lithuania and Poland The year 980 is also associated with the first recognizable coin of Russia The release of the prince s coinage testified to the sovereignty of the state In 988 Vladimir was baptized Kherson in the C


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    Selections from the Eric P. Newman Collection, Part II (pg. 10)



    S Mint Numismatic Services Division in the early 1970s He served as the first director of the ANA Certification Service from 1972 to 1976 Virginia Culver 1922 1985 was an Ohio school teacher who was a charter member of TAMS the Token and Medal Society She served on the ANA Board from 1965 to 1971 and served as 38th ANA President from 1973 to 1975 Left to right Eric P Newman Elvira and Vladimir Clain Stefanelli Virgil Hancock Elvira 1914 2001 and Vladimir 1914 1982 Clain Stefanelli were the well known curators of the National Numismatic Collection at the Smithsonian Institution Elvira was born in Romania and Vladimir was a native of Austria They were married in 1938 and were both imprisoned in the Buchenwald concentration camp during World War II Vladimir served the Smithsonian


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    Moneta Imperii Romani Byzantini (pg. 83)



    e happily in the background Early on Basil was dominated by his great uncle the eunuch Basil but he was exiled in 985 Basil turned his attention to the resurgent Bulgarian Empire but his first expedition against their fiery new Tsar Samuel met little success Basil was forced to divert his attention to a major rebellion in Asia Minor led by Bardas Sclerus and Bardas Phocas With the help of Vladimir Prince of Kiev he crushed the rebellion Son of Sviatoslav Vladimir married Basil s sister Anna and converted to the Orthodox church after the victory As a result Vladimir set aside some four wives and 800 concubines and his realm was won over to Orthodoxy with the new church subordinate to the Patriarchate of Constantinople Free now to devote all his energy to the Bulgarian dilemma Basil e


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    An auction of orders, decorations, medals and militaria. [06/23/2005] (pg. 309)



    Russia Order of St Vladimir 41h Class breast badge by Albert Keibel St Petersburg 34 x 34mm gold and enamel manufacturer s mark on reverse 56 gold mark on eyelet lacks suspension loop nearly extremely fine 400 500 1343 Russia Order of Si Vladimir 4th Class breast badge 34 x 35mm gold and enamel St Petersburg and 56 gold marks for 1865 95 on eyelet lacking suspension loop good very fine 400 500 1344


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    Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria (pg. 239)

    Numismatics; Auction catalogs

    erial Yeomanry and Middlesex Regiment later rewarded for services during the Allied Intervention in North Russia Military Cross G V R unnamed Queen s South Africa 1899 1902 3 clasps Cape Colony Orange Free State Transvaal Lieut Imp Yeo King s South Africa 1901 02 2 clasps Lt I Y 1914 15 Star Lieut Midd x R British War and Victory Medals Major Russia Order of St Vladimir 4th Class with swords non Russian manufacture silver gilt and enamel reverse centre missing and enamel damage to reverse mounted as worn contact marks nearly very fine 7 1800 2200 M C London Gazette 16 September 1918 Capt A Maj Alan Mure Bellingham R Ir Rif For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty This officer though not ordered to take part in a counter attack


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    Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria (pg. 345)

    Numismatics; Auction catalogs

    fficially numbered 472337 Medal for Bravery 2nd type silver reverse officially numbered 2056473 with riband suspension lacking red enamel Medal for Victory over Germany in the Great Patriotic War 1941 45 bronze contact marks nearly very fine 3 200 300 Order of Glory Third Class awarded by Order 01 7 N of the 1 7th Guards Cavalry Corps dated 7 June 1945 Guards Senior Sergeant Vladimir Sergeevich Podkuiko participated in the penetration of the deeply echeloned enemy defence on the far western shore of the Oder River near the Briskow foothold south of Frankfurt on 15 16 April 1945 While located in the lead infantry companies ranks he with ingenuity and bravery established the location of an enemy machine gun and mortar position As a result of his pinpoint determination du


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    The Shekel, vol. 25, no. 6 (November-December 1992) (pg. 29)

    /1992

    T I can think of no more fitting conclusion to this eflFort at evaluation of Vladimir Jabotinsky than a story told years ago by a friend of mine and a close collaborator of Jabotinsky s Late in 1937 on a visit to Palestine he met an Engh shman who was the head of a great British enterprise in Palestine who had lived there for many years and was well conversant with Jewish Zionist politics When in the course of the conversation the Englishman learned that my friend was an asso


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    An auction of orders, decorations, medals and militaria. [06/23/2005] (pg. 309)



    Russia Order of St Vladimir 41h Class breast badge by Albert Keibel St Petersburg 34 x 34mm gold and enamel manufacturer s mark on reverse 56 gold mark on eyelet lacks suspension loop nearly extremely fine 400 500 1343 Russia Order of Si Vladimir 4th Class breast badge 34 x 35mm gold and enamel St Petersburg and 56 gold marks for 1865 95 on eyelet lacking suspension loop good very fine 400 500 1344


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    An auction of orders, decorations, medals and militaria, including medals to the Leicestershire Regiment from the collection of the late Trevor Harris, and Imperial Russian orders and medals ... [09/23/2005] (pg. 121)



    Imperial Russian Orders and Medal 1 934 Russia Order of St Vladimir 3rd Class neck badge by Albert Keibel St Petersburg 44 x 44mm gold and enamel manufacturer s marks on reverse 56 gold mark for St Petersburg 1865 96 on eyelet with replacement ring suspension c 1890 slight enamel damage to centres generally good very fine 1200 1500 935 i 936 Russia Order of St Vladimir 4th Class breast badge with swords 36 x 36mm gold and enamel with bulbo


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    An auction of orders, decorations, medals and militaria, including medals to the Leicestershire Regiment from the collection of the late Trevor Harris, and Imperial Russian orders and medals ... [09/23/2005] (pg. 122)



    Derial Russian Orders and Medals 937 Russia Order of St Vladimir a black enamel 4th Class breast badge by August Wendt St Petersburg 39 x 38mm gold and enamel of flattened form manufacturer s and 56 gold mark for St Petersburg 1865 96 on eyelet enamel damage mainly to upper arm very fine 7000 7200 938 Russia Order of St Vladimir 4th Class breast badge by Eduard St Petersburg 33 x 34mm gold and enamel manufacturer s name on reverse mark


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    Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria (pg. 239)

    Numismatics; Auction catalogs

    erial Yeomanry and Middlesex Regiment later rewarded for services during the Allied Intervention in North Russia Military Cross G V R unnamed Queen s South Africa 1899 1902 3 clasps Cape Colony Orange Free State Transvaal Lieut Imp Yeo King s South Africa 1901 02 2 clasps Lt I Y 1914 15 Star Lieut Midd x R British War and Victory Medals Major Russia Order of St Vladimir 4th Class with swords non Russian manufacture silver gilt and enamel reverse centre missing and enamel damage to reverse mounted as worn contact marks nearly very fine 7 1800 2200 M C London Gazette 16 September 1918 Capt A Maj Alan Mure Bellingham R Ir Rif For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty This officer though not ordered to take part in a counter attack


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    Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria (pg. 158)

    Numismatics; Auction catalogs

    m the Allied Nations he received a plethora of orders and decorations Russia Order of St Stanislaus 2nd Class London Gazette 25 November 1916 Italy Order of the Crown Officer London Gazette 26 May 1917 Romania Order of the Star Commander with Swords London Gazette 21 June 1917 Belgium Order of Leopold I Officer with Swords London Gazette 26 July 1917 Russia Order of St Vladimir 3rd Class with Swords London Gazette 14 January 1918 Belgium Croix de Guerre London Gazette 11 March 1918 Serbia Order of the White Eagle 3rd Class with Swords London Gazette 10 September 1918 Thailand Order of the Crown Grand Officer London Gazette 9 November 1918 Portugal Military Order of Aviz Commander London Gazette 7 October 1919 France Legion of Honour Officer


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    The Collection of Medals Formed by Bill and Angela Strong (pg. 157)

    Numismatics; Auction catalogs

    CROUPS AND SINGLE DECORATIONS FOR GALLANTRY 708 A good Great War C B E group of six awarded to Rear Admiral H Blackett Royal Navy a son in law of Jackie Fisher who won a mention and the Order of St Vladimir for his command of the cruiser H M S Duke of Edinburgh at Jutland The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire C B E Military Commander s 1 st type neck badge silver gilt and enamel in its Garrard Co case of issue 1914 15 Star Capt H Blackett R N British War and Victory Medals M I D oak leaf Capt H Blackett R N Coronation 1911 a fine quality tailor s copy Russia Or


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    Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria (pg. 345)

    Numismatics; Auction catalogs

    fficially numbered 472337 Medal for Bravery 2nd type silver reverse officially numbered 2056473 with riband suspension lacking red enamel Medal for Victory over Germany in the Great Patriotic War 1941 45 bronze contact marks nearly very fine 3 200 300 Order of Glory Third Class awarded by Order 01 7 N of the 1 7th Guards Cavalry Corps dated 7 June 1945 Guards Senior Sergeant Vladimir Sergeevich Podkuiko participated in the penetration of the deeply echeloned enemy defence on the far western shore of the Oder River near the Briskow foothold south of Frankfurt on 15 16 April 1945 While located in the lead infantry companies ranks he with ingenuity and bravery established the location of an enemy machine gun and mortar position As a result of his pinpoint determination du


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    The Collection of Medals Formed by Bill and Angela Strong (pg. 157)

    Numismatics; Auction catalogs

    CROUPS AND SINGLE DECORATIONS FOR GALLANTRY 708 A good Great War C B E group of six awarded to Rear Admiral H Blackett Royal Navy a son in law of Jackie Fisher who won a mention and the Order of St Vladimir for his command of the cruiser H M S Duke of Edinburgh at Jutland The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire C B E Military Commander s 1 st type neck badge silver gilt and enamel in its Garrard Co case of issue 1914 15 Star Capt H Blackett R N British War and Victory Medals M I D oak leaf Capt H Blackett R N Coronation 1911 a fine quality tailor s copy Russia Or


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    Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria (pg. 158)

    Numismatics; Auction catalogs

    m the Allied Nations he received a plethora of orders and decorations Russia Order of St Stanislaus 2nd Class London Gazette 25 November 1916 Italy Order of the Crown Officer London Gazette 26 May 1917 Romania Order of the Star Commander with Swords London Gazette 21 June 1917 Belgium Order of Leopold I Officer with Swords London Gazette 26 July 1917 Russia Order of St Vladimir 3rd Class with Swords London Gazette 14 January 1918 Belgium Croix de Guerre London Gazette 11 March 1918 Serbia Order of the White Eagle 3rd Class with Swords London Gazette 10 September 1918 Thailand Order of the Crown Grand Officer London Gazette 9 November 1918 Portugal Military Order of Aviz Commander London Gazette 7 October 1919 France Legion of Honour Officer


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    The Collection of Medals Formed by Bill and Angela Strong (pg. 157)

    Numismatics; Auction catalogs

    CROUPS AND SINGLE DECORATIONS FOR GALLANTRY 708 A good Great War C B E group of six awarded to Rear Admiral H Blackett Royal Navy a son in law of Jackie Fisher who won a mention and the Order of St Vladimir for his command of the cruiser H M S Duke of Edinburgh at Jutland The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire C B E Military Commander s 1 st type neck badge silver gilt and enamel in its Garrard Co case of issue 1914 15 Star Capt H Blackett R N British War and Victory Medals M I D oak leaf Capt H Blackett R N Coronation 1911 a fine quality tailor s copy Russia Or


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    Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria (pg. 158)

    Numismatics; Auction catalogs

    m the Allied Nations he received a plethora of orders and decorations Russia Order of St Stanislaus 2nd Class London Gazette 25 November 1916 Italy Order of the Crown Officer London Gazette 26 May 1917 Romania Order of the Star Commander with Swords London Gazette 21 June 1917 Belgium Order of Leopold I Officer with Swords London Gazette 26 July 1917 Russia Order of St Vladimir 3rd Class with Swords London Gazette 14 January 1918 Belgium Croix de Guerre London Gazette 11 March 1918 Serbia Order of the White Eagle 3rd Class with Swords London Gazette 10 September 1918 Thailand Order of the Crown Grand Officer London Gazette 9 November 1918 Portugal Military Order of Aviz Commander London Gazette 7 October 1919 France Legion of Honour Officer


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    Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria (pg. 239)

    Numismatics; Auction catalogs

    erial Yeomanry and Middlesex Regiment later rewarded for services during the Allied Intervention in North Russia Military Cross G V R unnamed Queen s South Africa 1899 1902 3 clasps Cape Colony Orange Free State Transvaal Lieut Imp Yeo King s South Africa 1901 02 2 clasps Lt I Y 1914 15 Star Lieut Midd x R British War and Victory Medals Major Russia Order of St Vladimir 4th Class with swords non Russian manufacture silver gilt and enamel reverse centre missing and enamel damage to reverse mounted as worn contact marks nearly very fine 7 1800 2200 M C London Gazette 16 September 1918 Capt A Maj Alan Mure Bellingham R Ir Rif For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty This officer though not ordered to take part in a counter attack


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    Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria (pg. 345)

    Numismatics; Auction catalogs

    fficially numbered 472337 Medal for Bravery 2nd type silver reverse officially numbered 2056473 with riband suspension lacking red enamel Medal for Victory over Germany in the Great Patriotic War 1941 45 bronze contact marks nearly very fine 3 200 300 Order of Glory Third Class awarded by Order 01 7 N of the 1 7th Guards Cavalry Corps dated 7 June 1945 Guards Senior Sergeant Vladimir Sergeevich Podkuiko participated in the penetration of the deeply echeloned enemy defence on the far western shore of the Oder River near the Briskow foothold south of Frankfurt on 15 16 April 1945 While located in the lead infantry companies ranks he with ingenuity and bravery established the location of an enemy machine gun and mortar position As a result of his pinpoint determination du


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    Seaby's Coin and Medal Bulletin: July 1963 (pg. 15)

    7/1/1963 Numismatic Periodicals

    BY M J ANDERSON 229 There have been attempts to assign some or all of the coins with the name of Vladimir to Vladimir IT iVlonomakh 1113 1125 but the composition of the hoards in which the coins have been found together with the similarity in weight between the srebreniki and dirhems which are known to have fallen out of circulation in Russia in the tenth century makes this highly unlikely Svjatopolki Vladimirovich the Accursed 1015 1018 Svjatopolk succeeded to the Kievan throne on his fath


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    Numismatic Notes and Monographs, nos. 50-55 (pg. 441)

    1/1/1932

    70 THE RUSSIAN committee recommended that the statutes of the Orders of Saint Stanislav Saint Vladimir and Saint Anna be compared and revised and that the rank of seniority among these orders be definitely es tablished New statutes of these three orders were thereupon issued on July 22nd 1845 Up to 1845 all classes of the Orders of Saint Stanislav Saint Anna and Saint Vladimir had car ried with them the right of hereditary nobility The statutes of 1845 limited this right to all classes of


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    Elvira Eliza Olinescu Clain-Stefanelli

    (1914 - 2001)

    Elvira Eliza Olinescu Clain Stefanelli Born in Bucharest Rumania Romania Received a degree in history from Franz Josef University in 1936 She moved to Rome in 1939 and came to America in 1951 She spent 14 months in the Buchenwald concentration camp Married to Vladimir Clain Stefanelli December 29 1938 They had one son She assisted her husband at Coin Galleries She joined the Smithsonian staff in 1957 In 1973 she received the Smithsonian gold medal for exceptional service Appointed Executive Director of the National Numismatic Collection of the Smithsonian Institution September 1983 In 1992 she received the ANA Medal of Merit and Farran Zerbe Memorial Aw


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    BOOK REVIEW: CENTRAL ASIAN COINS: 1680-1923

    06/04/2017

    org v20 esylum_v20n23a06 html A new book on pre modern central Asian coins was reviewed on the Zeno ru Oriental Coins Database site by by Dick Nauta of the Netherlands Here 39 s an excerpt Editor CATALOG OF PRE MODERN CENTRAL ASIAN COINS 1680 1923 Janid later period Bukhara Tashkand Shahrisabz Khoqand Khiva Khorezm Republic Dzungar later period Islamic East Turkestan By Vladimir NASTICH and Wolfgang SCHUSTER 8213 Moscow and Vienna 2016 8213 304 pp 8213 above 820 illustrations throughout the text 8213 9 tables and charts 8213 1 map 8213 Bibliography pp 289 8210 298 8213 Russian summary pp 299 304 8213 ISBN 978 3 00 055514 5 Reviewed by Dick Nauta Dieren the Netherlands This work concerns an entirely new Catalog of a field of numismatics tha


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    The Knight (pg. 5)

    1/1/2007 Numismatics; Periodicals; Lithuania

    5 of the Pechat claggcr Greek cross coins minted in Lithuania t y his father King Algirdas Most unfortunately an interpretation of the arabic reverse is not availaf le at this time In the Borishchev hoard G A Kozhovski found a counterfeit Tartar coin similar to the coin above However not having graphics or data on the coin no comments can be made Since 1872 coins with the name Vladimir in Cyrillic and with a mark consisting of crosses on a frame have been attributed Vladimiras Algirdaitis There is no reason to dispute this Difficulties arise in attributing a chronilogical sequence of the coins N F Kotijar studied these coins extensively but clarified little Other coins of Lord Vladimiras are best classified into one of three categories In each category on the obverse


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    The New York International Sale featuring the Querendon and Rajj Collections (pg. 153)



    The 2011 New York International Sale Sumptuous First Class Badge of the Order of Saint Vladimir 1025 RUSSIA Order of Saint Vladimir Badge of the First Class Instituted 1782 Gold and Enamels 58mm 27 2 grams overall Uncirculated Gold cross displays black edged red enamel arms black center cabochon bears imperial crowned mantle bearing Cyrillic initials of the Saint Rv At center is the date of founding by Empress Catherine the Great 22 September 1782 Vernon 43 Loop is impressed w


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    The January 2017 NYINC Auction, Ancient & World Coins (pg. 199)



    The January 2017 NYINC Auction ROMANIA 3297 100 Lei 1906 Fr 4 KM 40 Stam 067 40th anniversary of Carol Is reign commemorative A few light bag marks but quite eye catching with no toning and booming gold luster The only piece of this type graded by NGC at this grade level and tied with five other examples at PCGS as the finest certified NGC MS 63 4500 6500 RUSSIA 3298 Srebrenik ND Vladimir Sviatoslavich as Grand Prince of Kiev 980 1015 Spassky Fig 32 Obv 2 Rev 2 Alter nately described as the father of Rus and the founder of Christianity in Kievan Rus Vladimir The Great has long been a source of inspiration and anything even remotely related to him is highly prized The piece offered here rep resents a direct link to his reign and is of great historical importance At


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    Harper's New Monthly Magazine (pg. 313)

    /1867 Numismatics Periodicals

    HARPER S NEW MONTHLY MAGAZINE cr than wed any other than he I will die The are more numerous than the Christians Wher wear who dearly loved his daughter and knew j ever this is the case the state of the disarmed that Vladimir was a king her equal rejoiced at and disfranchised rajah is most pitiable and her saying and resolved to fulfill her petition open murder incurs freqiientlv and unpunished Jle sent for Vladimir and after he had been So long as the victims are ray ah s the anthori bathed and dressed in royal apparel he was ties take no notice and even if they did the brought before the czar who looked


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    C.A.L. Auction Catalog: Catalog 8 (pg. 46)

    Numismatics; Auction catalogs

    mplete Set of Five ILhatyn Forest Massacre Medals c l981 Anodized Aluminum lacquered 70 0mm Obv Bell tower monuments 2 names of villages burned to ground aged man holding limp body of child flame and rebirth Rv Common red bell and flame Nazi massacred entire villages in Byelo Russia where 2 230 000 were killed every 4th man Unsigned Some wear EF average 5 pieces 50 75 74 1 Vladimir Andreevich Antonov Obseenko Medal 1985 Bronze 59 5nim Obv Head of revolutionary statesman Rv Soldier sailor partisan with banner Signed A K Leningrad Mint Brown patina Nick on nose EF 20 25 Naval 742 Krylov Alexei Nikolaevich Centennial of Birth Medal 1963 Bronze 65 0mm Obv Profile of bearded scientist Rv 6 line quote on power of science for good of mankind Leningrad Mi


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    Harper's New Monthly Magazine (pg. 279)

    /1882 Numismatics Periodicals

    262 HARPER S NEW MONTHLY MAGAZINE Vladimir who had not been in a public office for nothing wrote a line acknow ledging receipt and saying the matter should meet with due consideration And so it did He did not like parting with a third but he had vague fears of a public discussion He felt inclined to write back that he could not recognize the marriage as a legal one but would respect the sentiments of his deceased relative and di


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    Harper's New Monthly Magazine (pg. 283)

    /1882 Numismatics Periodicals

    266 HARPER S NEW MONTHLY MAGAZINE Petroff In this work he proceeded with coveries non existence of an imaginary singular gentleness and slowness He husband palmed upon the court etc was full two hours effacing that one name The notice of motion was served on Then he heated an iron the size of a wal Anna Petrovna and Vladimir Alex6itch nut and after trying it on other parts of Anna Petrovna declined to move hand or the book ironed down his work so that it foot Vladimir opposed by powerful was no longer visible to the naked eye counsel but the court could not burke an but only to a strong magnifier inquiry supported by such a mass of affi Then with various inks and various davits pens he set to work to imit


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    Alaskan Token Collector & Polar Numismatist (pg. 7)

    /2007 Numismatics

    printed certificates from the NA office and a book for recording their use 2 seals shtempel and one stamp lopatka with the company emblem kleimo and various medals gold 1 large silver of first grade 8 silver medium of 2nd grade 110 silver badges znachki large with inscription Allies of Russia Soiuznye Rossii 11 silver badges medium 59 tin badges 28 ribbon of Order of Vladimir wide four arshins 11 vershoks medium 9 arshins 11 vershoks narrow 9 arshins 2 vershoks ribbon for badges taffeta scarlet medium 22 3 4 arshins narrow 52 arshins The office will enter these as income and report the receipt to the Main Office and to me Ed Note This documents that the Allies of Russia medals were shipped to Russian America See the October 1992 issue of ATC PN for m


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    The Knight (pg. 1)

    1/1/1991 Numismatics; Periodicals; Lithuania

    E KARA By ALEKSANDRAS RADZIUS Recent finds in old Riazan contribute information with regard to the origin and distribution of the long kapa as a medium of exchange Old Riazan is no more than 150 miles south east of Moscow on the banks of the Oka River fifty miles from modern Riazan The recent finds indicate that as late as 1237 the long kapa was not an established medium of exchange in Suzdal Vladimir Moscow region In 1237 Mongols under khan Balu laid siege to old Riazan In nine days they surrounded it with a wooded palisade which not only sealed the city but also gave cover to the Tartar archers and artillery and offered a barrier against a relieving army An artillery bombardment with stones followed for five days On the sixth day the Tartars stormed and took the city three days befor


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    The Numismatist, December 2001 (pg. 111)

    12/1/2001 ANA Numismatist

    gnant Elvira chose to join her husband in the camp She later was released so their child would not be born in prison however after expe riencing the bombings in Berlin she returned to the camp thinking it safer She didn t realize Buchenwald the site of a V 2 rocket factory was a target for Allied bombings The Clain Stefanellis survived three years in the concentration camp after which Vladimir found work in Rome with the numismatic firm Santamaria Elvira helped weigh the firm s ancient coins She recalled that as she took a closer look at individual pieces a new world of marvels unraveled before my eyes The pair arrived in the United States in 1951 and worked in New York for several years for Hesperia Art then later for Stack s Rare Coins In 1956 Vladimir became cu rator of the


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    The Numismatist, January 1995 (pg. 1,692)

    1/1/1995 ANA Numismatist

    war they returned to their home where she spent her youth in the disputed territory between Aus tria and Romania Elvira s father had a modest coin collection but as a child she ex pressed only a small interest in it Twenty years later she met a yoimg man who would affect not only her thinking on the subject but also her entire life by opening the world of numismatics to her His name was Vladimir Clain Stefanelli and in the late 1930s he was doing post graduate work in Rome specializing in ancient coins The years following their marriage in 1939 were especially difficult While they were in Berlin Vladimir s passport was stolen and used by an enemy of the state to escape Germany The consequences were se rious Vladimir was sent to the concentration camp at Buchenwald in 1943 wh


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    The Numismatist, January 1995 (pg. 1,698)

    1/1/1995 ANA Numismatist

    of an entire nation the world s wealthiest nation at that There already was a private museum in New York maintained by the American Numismatic Society which had several times as many coins and considerably more books Clearly the people s Numismatic Collection had far to go But soon things began moving The late 1950s saw the arrival of an extraordinary enterprising pair of numismatists Vladimir and Elvira Clain Stefanelli Co directors of the cabinet until Vladimir s death in 1982 they oversaw the most radical period of growth in the Collection s history from 64 000 coins medals and notes in 1957 to more than 900 000 To a degree this was a result of very generous tax laws con cerning material donations to museums a tax climate that became far less favorable later in the 1980s


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    The Numismatist (pg. 43)

    8/1/1996 ANA Numismatist Numismatics Periodicals Coins Bank notes Tokens

    of an entire nation the world s wealthiest nation at that There already was a private museum in New York maintained by the American Numismatic Society which had several times as many coins and considerably more books Clearly the people s Numismatic Collection had far to go But soon things began moving The late 1950s saw the arrival of an extraordinary enterprising pair of numismatists Vladimir and Elvira Clain Stefanelli Co directors of the cabinet until Vladimir s death in 1982 they oversaw the most radical period of growth in the Collection s history from 64 000 coins medals and notes in 1957 to more than 900 000 To a degree this was a result of very generous tax laws con cerning material donations to museums a tax climate that became far less favorable later in the 1980s


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    The Numismatist (pg. 49)

    8/1/1996 ANA Numismatist Numismatics Periodicals Coins Bank notes Tokens

    war they returned to their home where she spent her youth in the disputed territory between Aus tria and Romania Elvira s father had a modest coin collection but as a child she ex pressed only a small interest in it Twenty years later she met a young man who would affect not only her thinking on the subject but also her entire life by opening the world of numismatics to her His name was Vladimir Clain Stefanelli and in the late 1930s he was doing post graduate work in Rome specializing in ancient coins The years following their marriage in 1939 were especially difficult While they were in Berlin Vladimir s passport was stolen and used by an enemy of the state to escape Germany The consequences were se rious Vladimir was sent to the concentration camp at Buchenwald in 1943 wh


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    Coin World [01/24/1994] (pg. 7)

    1/24/1994

    ght be overly ambitious So they decided to narrow their focus to just United Slates gold coins Their goal was still ambitious since many dales and varieties in the gold series have known quantities of less than 10 It was especially ambi tious for young collectors living outside of the United States However they had one advan tage that even American coin collectors didn t have The four Vladimir Gamboa Antonio Castagnetti Rene Iriga ray and Luis Roche were liv ing in Venezuela In the late 1950s and early 1960s U S gold coins were still readily available in Venezuela In a recent telephone interview from his home in Caracas Gam boa explained that in the 1920s 1930s and into the 1940s Ameri can oil companies such as Esso Petroleum Chevron and Texaco and even European compan


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    Coin World [03/30/1988] (pg. 51)

    3/30/1988

    first Russian state at Novgorod Within a few decades the Rus had extended their sway to include the tiny city state of Kiev far to the south on the Dnieper River Kiev became the capi tal of the new state which was a ma jor force in Eastern Europe as early as A D 950 Christianity came to Rus as this early state is called in 988 through its close association with the Byzan tine Empire Vladimir I within a few years of that time began a coinage of silver and gold which lasted for a de cade or two The gold was short lived and the silver increasingly debased VLADIMIR I 978 1015 put his family symbol on the reverse of his silver coins There is a strong possibility that the badge which has the appear ance of a trident or thunderbolt relates to Viking mythology ended by 1020 The


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    Coin World [01/29/1975] (pg. 112)

    1/29/1975

    Clain Stefanelli book i spectrum on world monies since the days before coinage graces the cover of Elvira and Vladimir Clain StefaneUi s The Beauty and l ore of Coins Currency and Medals recently released by Biveru ood Publishers Croton on Hudson V Beginning at top center a reader can see I A silver Siamese tiger tongue 2 A bronze medal he plaque Education guiding youth by Victor D Brenner designer of the Lin coln cent 3 A silver three taler of the German duchy of Brunsu ick New Lunebu


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    Coin World [11/13/1974] (pg. 3)

    11/13/1974

    Committees of several presidents and the Coins and Medal Advisory Panel of the American Revolution Bicentennial Commission Her numismatic publications in clude such contributions as Rus sian Gold Coins Italian Coin Engravers since 1800 La Mon naie Tresor d Art and the land mark Select Numismatic Bibliography which have become recognized standard references in their fields Dr Vladimir Clain Stefanelli is an internationally renowned numismatist Educated abroad he holds a doctorate in archeology with special reference to the numismatic aspect Serving since 1956 as a curator of the Division of Numismatics of the Smithsonian Institution the dedicated work of Dr Stefanelli and his wife is reflected by the tenfold increase in the size of the numismatic collection during their c


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    Coin World [08/30/1989] (pg. 74)

    8/30/1989

    an physicist 1991 Sergei Sergeevich Prokofeyev 1891 1953 Russian composer 1991 Nizami Gyanzhevl about lUl about 1209 Azerbajanian poet and thinker 1992 Nikolay Ivanovich Lobachevsky 1792 1856 Russian mathematician 1992 Yanka Kupala Ivan Dominikovich Luzevich 1882 1942 Bylorussian poet 1992 Jakob Kolas Konstantin Nikolayev ich Mizkevich 1882 1956 Bylorussian poet 1993 Vladimir Vladimirovich Mayakov sky 1893 1930 Russian poet 1994 Fedor Fedorovich Ushakov 1794 1817 Russian poet 1994 Ilya Ephimovlch Repin 1844 1930 Russian painter 1995 Mikhail Illavonovich Kutuzov 1745 1813 Russian general 1995 Layat Nova Uzutyun Sayadian 1712 95 Armenian poet 1995 Abay Kunanlaev 1845 1904 Ka zakh poet 1996 Georgy Konstantinovich Zhukov 1896 1974 Sovie


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    Coin World [07/28/1982] (pg. 44)

    7/28/1982

    Mintage 8 000 Obverse Black Belly sbeep In the center denomination FIFTY DOLLARS below and Inscription around BARBA DOS BLACK BELLY SHEEP Reverse FAO symbol In the center date 16 OCT 1981 below Inscription around BARBA DOS WORLD FOOD DAY Coin was struck In connection with the FAO World Food Day coin program Courtesy Dr Gruber Vaduz Liechten stein BULGARIA The Image of painter Vladimir Dimi trov with brush In hand Inscription on one side 100 YEARS BIRTH ANNIVER SARY OF VLADIMIR DIMITROV to the left Is written THE MASTER Coin was designed by G Chapkanov Coin was struck to commemorate the great Bulgarian artist Vladimir Dimi trov on 100 years of his birth Coins are available from HEMUS 6 Bd Rousky Sofia Bulgaria Mother and child coin costs 10 Dimitrov coin sells


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    Coin World [07/17/1968] (pg. 20)

    7/17/1968

    ne Airs Russian Puzzle The puzzle of which Russian ruler originated the gold and sil ver coins that are often found in hoards in the Kiev area is discussed in an article in the July 1967 issue of Culture and Life an English language Rus sian publication Written by Pavel S h o r i n researcher in the Numismatic department of the State Historical Museum the article discusses the coinage of Vladimir I 978 1015 Yaroslav 0019 1954 SOCIETY CERTIFIED PROFESSIONAL NUMISMATISTS Is purely a coin dealers group of professionals who are known and recognized for their long and dedicated services with tested ability In this field of COMMERCIAL NUMISMA TICS who have served this hobby with DIGNITY and HONOR Ths SOCIETY Is unique In the field of PROFESSIONAL NUMISMATISTS It Is a CO OPERATIVE GROUP


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    Coin World [08/29/1973] (pg. 9)

    8/29/1973

    shoi theater was hosting an international ballet competition closed to the general public during our visit The Pushkin Fine Arts Mu seum as its name implies is given over principally to paint ings scuipture i metalwork tapestries friezes mosaics and a host of other art objects in addition to a very fine collec tion of coins and medals The numismatic curator of the Pushkin Museum is Vladimir Golenko a thin intense scholar who is one of the most impor tant numismatists in the Soviet Union We learned that Golenko is the only numismatist in Mos cow empowered by the Soviet government to judge whether a coin must be rated as a needed antiquity and thus not export able or whether it can be rated as not needed for any So viet institution and thus eligible for export Licenses may


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    Coin World [01/02/2012] (pg. 162)

    1/2/2012

    ted pieces Designer Wojciech Pietranik 2012 Fields of Gold Australian Wheat Proof and Uncirculated aluminum bronze 1 9 grams 25 millimeters Mintage limit in two coin sets only see previous listing 25 000 Proof examples 40 000 Uncirculated pieces Designer Wojciech Pietranik 2012 Year of the Dragon Uncirculated aluminum bronze 1 9 grams 25 millimeters Mintage limit Unlimited Designer Vladimir Gottwald 2012 Year of the Dragon Proof 999 fine silver 1 11 66 grams 25 millimeters Mintage limit 10 000 pieces Designer Vladimir Gottwald 2012 Year of the Dragon Proof 9999 fine gold 10 3 1 grams 17 53 millimeters Mintage limit 2 500 pieces Designer Vladimir Gottwald 2012 Kangaroo at Sunset Proof 9999 fine gold 25 6 22 grams 21 69 millimeters Mintage limit 1 000 pieces Designer Wo


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