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94) Martyrs of the Decembrist revolt.

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The print represents commemorative medals with the portraits of various European revolutionaries. The lower engraving shows the heads of the Republican martyrs of the Russian Decembrist revolt. Pavel Pestel, Kondraty Ryleyev, Sergey Muravyov-Apostol, Kakhovsky and Mikhail Bestuzhev-Ryumin were executed by the Czarist regime in January 1826.