The Russian Empire. Medal "In memory of the Coronation of Emperor Nicholas II". Established on May 26, 1896. Awards were given to all active-duty class and military ranks who were present and took part in the preparations for the celebrations. In total, 151,000 medals were minted at the St. Petersburg Mint. They were worn on the chest on the ribbon of the Holy Cross. St. Andrew the First-Called.
Silver. The diameter is 27.8 mm. Patina, not cleaned. Original silk ribbon.