CRONSTADT. 5% Obligation de 500 Rbls. Serie 45. blue, black. No 10091. Three small edge-tears, repaired. Vignette of statue of Peter the Great, by the sea. Kronstadt, by St.Petersburg, was the base of the Tsarist Baltic Sea fleet. Here, in this year of 1917, the Russian revolution started, when the sailors on the cruiser 'Aurora' rose in a mutiny. The people of the city supported them, and the revolution spread from this point.
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