Page from book belonging to Russian soldier

Object Number: 
Z.933
Date: 
1800-1850
Medium: 
Paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 3/8 x 7 in. ( 11.1 x 17.8 cm )
Marks: 
Written: in ink: "A piece of a book found in the knapsack of a dead Russian after the [awful?] charge of Bala[ktava?] before [S------]"
Description: 
Torn page from book written in Russian with handwritten English inscription.
Gallery Label: 
According to a note written on the paper wrapper in which this and other objects were found, it is a relic collected by Herbert D. Halsey, and was donated in 1941.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Herbert D. Halsey
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group