A naval commemorative Plaque for the Battleship 'Pobeda'
marked V. Morozov with Imperial warrant, workmaster Erik Kollin, St. Petersburg, circa 1899
Rectangular, the front engraved with the profile of the ship with the Russian inscription '35th gunship squadron Battleship 'Pobeda [Victory]' of 12670 tonnes and 14500 horse-power launched at St. Petersburg ... 9 February 1899 in the presence of the Minister of Naval Affairs Vice Admiral Pavel Petrovich Tyrtov', the reverse with other naval officers, white metal, marked on reverse, in original velvet and silk-lined velvet case
4 x 5.1/8 in. (10 x 13 cm.)