Russian money

    The first own coins in Russia appeared at the end of the X century in Kiev, under the rule of Prince Vladimir the Great. They resembled Byzantine silver and gold of the same time, produced very limited, therefore, the basic money supply remained foreign coins in Europe and Asia, and their substitutes (shell, fur, etc.). After the reign of Yaroslav the Wise is the division of the state into an independent Principality, minting your own coins is terminated, however, Russia stops the import of foreign silver, it's "coinless period", which lasted until the XIII-XV centuries. Under Dmitry Donskoy in Moscow there own money trade, which extends to other principalities. In the reign of Ivan the terrible all existing coin systems are United in a single state, officially approved denominations: penny, Denga, Polushka. Almost unchanged small coins-flakes of irregular shape were in circulation before Peter the great's time, from this era coins are minted according to European standards, and the largest is the ruble.

    The first own coins in Russia appeared at the end of the X century. After the reign of Yaroslav the Wise begins the "coinless period", which lasted until the XIII-XV centuries. When Dmitry Donskoy in Moscow resumed its own monetary production, which extends to other principalities. In almost unchanged form, small coins-scales of irregular shape were in circulation before Peter the great's time, from this era coins are minted according to European standards, and the largest coin is the ruble.

  

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Coins of modern Russia
Coins of modern Russia

In 1992 the first coins of the Bank of Russia. Prior to 1997, produced successive coins of various denominations from 1 to 100. After the reform of 1998 was put into circulation coins of the sample of 1997 face value from 1 kopek to 5 roubles. Since 2009 available as a coin worth 10 rubles. In addition, the Bank of Russia implements a large number of anniversary and memorable coins made of precious metals, as well as commemorative copper-Nickel coins
In 1992 the first coins of the Bank of Russia. Prior to 1997, produced successive coins of various denominations from 1 to 100. After the reform of 1998 was put into circulation coins of the sample of 1997 face value from 1 kopek to 5 roubles. Since 2009 ... (read more)

Coins: 1937
Subcategories: 42

Coins of the USSR
Coins of the USSR

The first Soviet coins for their weight, size and material repeated to the Tsar, but were overwhelmed by the symbolism of the worker-peasant state. Gradually the coins became smaller, they were made of cheap metals, and the design is more simplified.
The first Soviet coins for their weight, size and material repeated to the Tsar, but were overwhelmed by the symbolism of the worker-peasant state. Gradually the coins became smaller, they were made of cheap metals, and the design is more simplified.

Coins: 950
Subcategories: 19

Coins of the Russian Empire (beginning of the XVIII century - 1917)
Coins of the Russian Empire (beginning of the XVIII century - 1917)

The monetary reform of Peter the great significantly changed the appearance of the coins. Greatly increased the coinage, there is a value of a few cents (before it was only Polushka, Denga, and kopek) and dimes polupoltinas, poltinas and rubles. Started to put the date of issue. Gold coins ceased to be used as Souvenirs and permanently entered into circulation along with silver. Finally managed to establish production of copper coins of this metal have now cut all the small denominations.
The monetary reform of Peter the great significantly changed the appearance of the coins. Greatly increased the coinage, there is a value of a few cents (before it was only Polushka, Denga, and kopek) and dimes polupoltinas, poltinas and rubles. Started t... (read more)

Coins: 3713
Subcategories: 18


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