Treasure from Field Street

January 1 - December 31, 2017

Exhibition Center

Str. Moskovskaya 13

Sun-Fri - from 9:30 to 17:00
Saturday - from 12:00 to 19:30

Ticket price

Adult – 80 rubles

Pupils and students of secondary institutions – 50 rubles

Preschoolers, museum employees, employees at the call, the disabled group I-II with one accompanying veterans – is free

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The exhibition "Murom. City and Citizens "complemented the exhibition" Treasure from Field Street "

In Murom in 1946 on the street. Sverdlov (formerly Field) in the garden of house number 31, which belonged to the revolution merchants Voschininym unusual treasure (approx. 300 subjects) was found. At the museum, he went from city woman Falenkovoy one of kvartirosemschits. Dug in the "miracle garden" medals and coins make up for a rare type of "treasure-collection". It can be assumed that it belonged to the former owners of the house. Faleristics and numismatics could get involved in any of the three brothers Voschininyh. Senior - VA Voschinin (1878-1943) - a big businessman, one of the organizers of the city museum and library founder Murom. Junior - PA Voschinin (1884-1952), the last owner of the house, after the Revolution was the official responsible for it. The hoard was discovered a few years after his departure to his daughter NP-Voschininoy Kiseleva (p. 1911). She - the author of memoirs about his childhood in Murom (2007). Voschininyh House on the corner of Field and Candlemas (Sverdlov and Karl Marx) is not preserved. At present, this place is a tax inspection.

About treasure

The chronological scope of the entire collection - from the eastern silver dirham coins IX-X centuries. to the desktop medal of copper - "In memory of the opening of the monument to Alexander III» in 1912.

As part of the numismatic treasure most Russian coins, but there are also foreign Western countries. The most ancient of Russian are silver penny - "flakes" Mikhail Fedorovich (1613-1645). A foreign - Swedish coin ¼ era 1634 Queen Christina (1632-1654) of the Vasa dynasty (?). Later, but curious, it can be called penny 1890 British colony of North Borneo and Chinese coin with a square hole in 1908.

Collection of medals and coins of silver and non-ferrous metals reflect the important historical and cultural events of the Russian Empire. The earliest among them the medal "In memory of the victory at Poltava" in 1709 and medal "On the death of Peter the Great" in 1725. Curious miniature medal 'Napoleon on. Elena "(France (?), First quarter of the XIX century) and" Portrait "medal" Dmitry III of, Ivanovich "(Don) 1770. Very interesting Medal of the Academy of Arts "Following reach" for academic achievements of the second half of the XVIII century. Among the later, you can mark medal "In commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the death of MV Lomonosov" in 1865; badges in honor of the 100th anniversary of Alexander Pushkin in 1899 and NV Gogol, 1909, as well as "In Memory of the 50th anniversary of the liberation of the peasants" in 1911.