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5 Kopeks, Elizabeth, Russia, 1757

5 Kopeks, Elizabeth, Russia, 1757

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5 kopek coin, Elizabeth
Russia, 1757
Obverse Image: Crowned imperial monogram of Elizabeth, surrounded by laurels.
Obverse Text: 1757
Reverse Image: Two intersecting anchors, scroll with text below.
Reverse Text: ПЯТЬ / КОПѢЕКЪ
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
1757
associated date
1757
head of government
Elizabeth
place made
Russia: Saint Petersburg, St. Petersburg
associated place
Russia
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
Measurements
overall:.3 cm x 4.05 cm; 1/8 in x 1 19/32 in
ID Number
NU.NU65213
accession number
240108
catalog number
NU65213
Credit Line
Willis H. du Pont
subject
Mikhailovich
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Grand Duke Georgii Mikhailovich Collection
Coins, Currency and Medals
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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