Lot 76

RUSSIA. STONE I (1682-1725). Unsigned, undated. Count Feodor Alexievitch Golovine. L. bust of the count. R./ ET CONSILIO ET ROBORE. In a laurel wreath, crowned lion standing on g. holding a high sword. (Diakov cf. 10.2). Arg. 92.96 g. 60 mm.
Golovin (c. 1650-1706) was one of the most devoted servants of Peter the Great. As a reward, he was successively appointed Count of the Empire, member of the Order of St. Andrew, Grand Admiral, Grand Chancellor, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Field Marshal.