Engraver G. Malyshev , Atelier of A. Jakar
Issued in St.Petersburg
Reference : Diakov 1584.1
Obverse : Armenian Cross
Reverse :Russian Eagle
Designed by George C. Adams
Possibly mintage 350-400 pieces
Johann Friedrich I Elector of Saxony (1503-1554)
1)The medal has been auctioned by Morton & Eden in association with Sotheby's and has been sold 1300 pounds (13-14 November 2012) plus auction fees
2)Medal's hole is filled
The box is not Lemaitre , it is a protection case
Extremely Rare !!!
The Exposition took place in the Public Gardens at Chania , which had been created in 1870 at the end of turkish occupation .
701 exhibitors from Greece and Crete took part
Manufacturer Arthus Bertrand