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2 kopecks 1856 (EM)

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Coin 2 kopecks 1856 (EM)
Nominal: 2 kopecks
Year: 1856
Metal: Copper
Period of issue: 1856
Standard weight: 10,24 g
Mint: Ekaterinburg
Standart diameter: 28,2-28,3 mm
Edge: Smooth
Volume of issue: 9 167 200
Nominal: 2 kopecks
Year: 1856
Metal: Copper
Period of issue: 1856
Standart weight: 10,24 g
Mint: Ekaterinburg
Standart diameter: 28,2-28,3 mm
Edge: Гладкий
Volume of issue: 9 167 200

Description of coin 2 kopecks 1856 (EM):

The coin is minted from copper, produced from 1849 to 1860. The obverse and reverse sides have a protruding around the circumference of the rim facing inside teeth.

The obverse of the coin depicts the State Emblem of the Russian Empire in 1830. The coat of arms double-headed eagle crowned with two Imperial crowns, above is the same crown but larger. Right Talon the eagle holds a scepter, the left - power. Placed on the breast the Moscow coat of arms: St. George on horseback slaying a serpentine dragon with wings. Moscow coat of arms surrounded by chain of the order of Saint Apostle Andrey Pervozvannogo. Lifted up on the wings of an eagle located the coats of arms of the six kingdoms (three on each wing). On the left the arms of the kingdoms: Kazan, Astrakhan and Siberian. On the right the arms of the kingdoms of Poland, Tauric Chersonesos and the Grand Duchy of Finland. In contrast to the official emblem, the wings of an eagle bent to the center.

The reverse of the coin is specified denomination in two lines: "2 КОПЕЙКИ" On the sides of the number "2" has two stars. Below is the mintage year "1856", below that is a double line with a dot in the center, underneath the letters "Е.М."(Yekaterinburg coin). In a circle along the rim is a wreath of two branches.

Variety coin 2 kopeks of the sample of 1849:

1849-1859 (EM);
1849-1856, 1858-1860 (VM) - Warsaw chasing;
1856 (VM, head number "2" is not closed) - Warsaw chasing.
The coins presented in the photos are in the collections of their owners and are not sold

Information about other coins in denominations of 2 копейки:

1. 2 kopecks (VM) 1855
2. 2 kopecks (EM) 1855
3. 2 kopecks (VM) 1856
4. 2 kopecks (EM) 1857
5. 2 kopecks (VM) 1858
6. 2 kopecks (EM) 1858
7. 2 kopecks (VM) 1859
8. 2 kopecks (EM) 1859
9. 2 kopecks (EM) 1859
10. 2 kopecks (EM) 1860
11. 2 kopecks (VM) 1860
12. 2 kopecks (VM) 1860
13. 2 kopecks (VM) 1861
14. 2 kopecks (EM) 1861
15. 2 kopecks (VM) 1862
16. 2 kopecks (EM) 1862
17. 2 kopecks (Nickel) 1863
18. 2 kopecks (VM) 1863
19. 2 kopecks (EM) 1863
20. 2 kopecks (EM) 1864
21. 2 kopecks (EM) 1865
22. 2 kopecks (EM) 1866
23. 2 kopecks (EM) 1867
24. 2 kopecks (EM) 1867
25. 2 kopecks (SPB) 1867
26. 2 kopecks (SPB) 1868
27. 2 kopecks (EM) 1868
28. 2 kopecks (SPB) 1869
29. 2 kopecks (EM) 1869
30. 2 kopecks (SPB) 1870
31. 2 kopecks (EM) 1870
32. 2 kopecks (EM) 1871
33. 2 kopecks (SPB) 1871
34. 2 kopecks (EM) 1872
35. 2 kopecks (EM) 1873
36. 2 kopecks (EM) 1874
37. 2 kopecks (EM) 1875
38. 2 kopecks (SPB) 1876
39. 2 kopecks (EM) 1876
40. 2 kopecks (SPB) 1877
41. 2 kopecks (SPB) 1878
42. 2 kopecks (SPB) 1879
43. 2 kopecks (SPB) 1880
44. 2 kopecks (SPB) 1881
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    Coins of the Russian Empire (beginning of the XVIII century - 1917)
    Alexander II Nikolaevich (1855-1881)

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