12 Poltina, Catherine II, Russia, 1790

1/2 Poltina, Catherine II, Russia, 1790

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One (1) 1/2 poltina coin, Catherine II
Russia, 1790
Obverse Image: Bust of Catherine II facing right. Counterstamp.
Obverse Text: БМЕКАТНРИНА / I I / IMП / ИОАМОДВСКРОСС / СПБ
Reverse Image: Double-headed eagle wearing a crown, wings outspread, holding orb and scepter in claws.
Reverse Text: 1790 / ПОАᴕПОЛТИННИКЬ / Я / A
Object Name
coin
date made
1790
counterstamp
1783
date made
1783
ruler
Catherine the Great
place made
Russia
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall:.1 cm x 2.3 cm; 1/32 in x 29/32 in
ID Number
NU.NU77761
catalog number
NU77761
accession number
252180
collector/donor number
GM 551
Credit Line
Willis H. du Pont
subject
Mikhailovich
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Exhibition
The Value of Money
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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