Russian Empire. The medal "for campaigns in Central Asia 1853-1895" is a state award of the Russian Empire. The establishment of this medal marked the conduct of the Pamir expeditions of the ionov detachment and the end of the expansion of the Russian Empire in Central Asia. The medal "for campaigns in Central Asia 1853-1895" is a medal of the Russian Empire for awarding individuals who were involved in military campaigns and expeditions in Central Asia from 1853 to 1895. The medal had two variants — silver and bronze. The medal was established on 14 (26) July 1896 by decree of Emperor Nicholas II.
Silver. D 29mm.