10 Rubles, Russia, 1762

Description (Brief):

One (1) 10 ruble coin, Peter III

Description (Brief)

Russia, 1762

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Right-facing bust of Peter III.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: ПЕТРБ / ІІІ / Б / М / ІМП / ІСАМОДЕРЖ / ВСЕРОС / СПБ

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Four interlocking shields.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 1762 / ІМПРСКАЯ / РОССІИС / МОН / ЦЕНА / ДЕСЯТ / РҨБ

Peter III of Russia ruled for only six months in 1762. This coin depicts his portrait on the obverse and the coats of arms of Moscow, Astrakhan, Kazan, and Siberia around the coat of arms of the Russian Empire on the reverse.

Date Made: 1762Associated Date: 1762

Head Of Government: Peter III Emperor of Russia

Place Made: Russia: Saint Petersburg, St. PetersburgAssociated Place: Russia

Subject: Mikhailovich


See more items in: Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection, Grand Duke Georgii Mikhailovich Collection

Exhibition: The Value of Money

Exhibition Location: National Museum of American History

Related Publication: Feingold, Ellen R.. Value of Money, The

Credit Line: Willis H. du Pont

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.69.128.43Accession Number: 286473Catalog Number: 69.128.43

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: gold (overall material)Measurements: overall: 1 mm x 31 mm; 1/32 in x 1 7/32 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-cd39-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_947979

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