Rare token in memory of the 500th anniversary of the noble Polivanov
Rare token in memory of the 500th anniversary of the noble Polivanov. Moscow, 1876, Workshop "M. Lombardo." Without brands. Gold, enamel with 7.50 g Diameter 23.5 mm. Belonged to N.In.Polivanov. The engraving on the reverse side of the token around the circumference: "NIKOLAY VLADIMIROVICH / POLIVANOV". A token invested in the original store box "M. Lombardo." Polivanova — noble family, originating, according to the legends of ancient rodoslovtsev, from the Tatar Kochavi, baptism Onesiphorus, who left the Horde to the Grand Prince Dmitry Donskoy. Polivanov, Nikolai Vladimirovich (28.11.1886–24.3.1978, Nice, France). Cornet cavalry regiment, public and Church figure. The son of Marshal of the nobility of the Simbirsk province., Hofmeister Yard E. I. V. Polivanov Vladimir Nikolaevich (1848-1915) and Maria Nikolaevna Language (1863-1920). He graduated from the Imperial law school, he served in Public office. Had a musical and poetic abilities. Since 1918, in exile in France, living in nice.