10 Rubles, Russia, 1762

10 Rubles, Russia, 1762

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 10 ruble coin, Peter III
Russia, 1762
Obverse Image: Right-facing bust of Peter III.
Obverse Text: ПЕТРБ / ІІІ / Б / М / ІМП / ІСАМОДЕРЖ / ВСЕРОС / СПБ
Reverse Image: Four interlocking shields.
Reverse Text: 1762 / ІМПРСКАЯ / РОССІИС / МОН / ЦЕНА / ДЕСЯТ / РҨБ
Description
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.
Object Name
coin
date made
1762
associated date
1762
head of government
Peter III Emperor of Russia
place made
Russia: Saint Petersburg, St. Petersburg
associated place
Russia
Physical Description
gold (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 31 mm; 1/32 in x 1 7/32 in
ID Number
NU.69.128.43
accession number
286473
catalog number
69.128.43
Credit Line
Willis H. du Pont
subject
Mikhailovich
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Grand Duke Georgii Mikhailovich Collection
Exhibition
The Value of Money
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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