1 Denga, Peter I, Russia, 1710

1 Denga, Peter I, Russia, 1710

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Description (Brief)
One (1) denga coin, Peter I
Russia, 1710
Obverse Image: Decorative border.
Obverse Text: РОС / ИСКАД / ДEНГА / 1710 / МД
Reverse Image: Double-headed eagle wearing crown, holding orb and scepter in claws.
Reverse Text: N/A
Description
Before becoming Emperor of Russia in 1721, Peter I ruled as Tsar of Russia from 1682. This denga coin was equal to 1/2 kopeck or 1/200 ruble.
Object Name
coin
date made
1710
ruler
Peter I
place made
Russia
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
Measurements
overall:.1 cm x 1.7 cm; 1/32 in x 21/32 in
ID Number
NU.NU61492
catalog number
NU61492
accession number
210914
Credit Line
Willis H. du Pont
subject
Mikhailovich
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Grand Duke Georgii Mikhailovich Collection
Coins, Currency and Medals
Exhibition
The Value of Money
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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