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Poltina 1885 (AH)

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Coin Poltina 1885 (AH)
Nominal: 50 kopecks
Year: 1885
Metal: Silver
Period of issue: 1885
Standard weight: 10,37 g
Ligature weidht: 9,0 g
Mint: SPB
Standart diameter: 28,5 mm
Metal sample: 868
Volume of issue: 511 PСs..
Edge: The inscription "СЕР . 83 1/3 ПРОБЫ ЗОЛ . 41 7/25 ДОЛ ."
Nominal: 50 kopecks
Year: 1885
Metal: Silver
Period of issue: 1885
Standart weight: 10,37 g
Ligature weidht: 9,0 g
Mint: SPB
Standart diameter: 28,5 mm
Metal sample: 868
Volume of issue: 511 PСs..
Edge: The inscription "СЕР . 83 1/3 ПРОБЫ ЗОЛ . 41 7/25 ДОЛ ."

Description of coin Poltina 1885 (AH):

Coin of this type was made from the silver 868 samples in 1859-1885. The obverse and reverse sides have a protruding around the circumference of the rim with inward-facing teeth.

The obverse of the coin in the Central part of the depiction of the Small State Emblem of the Russian Empire of the sample of 1856. The coat of arms double-headed eagle crowned with two Imperial crowns, above is the same crown, but a larger size is associated with lower crowns waving a tape of Andrew's order. 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 eight kingdoms (four on each wing). On the left the arms of the kingdoms: Kazan, Polish, Tauric Chersonesos, and United in one the coats of arms of the Grand principalities of Kiev, Vladimir and Novgorod. On the right the arms of kings: Astrakhan, Siberia, Moscow and the Grand Duchy of Finland. The tail of a stylized eagle made. Left and right of the tail bearing the initials of mintmaster - "А"and "Г" Coat of arms surrounded by a ring of dots, which on a circle the weight of the coin: "ЧИСТАГО СЕРЕБРА 2 ЗОЛОТНИКА 10 1/2 ДОЛЕЙ" The beginning and the end of the label, separated by a flower.

On the coin reverse in the center of the specified par - "ПОЛТИНА" top - Imperial crown. Under the denomination of ornaments in the form of two stylized lines, between which the point. Below is the mintage year "1885", below the letters "С.П.Б." meaning "Saint Petersburg". The edges of the coin features a wreath of two branches connected at the bottom with tape.


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Varieties of poltinas sample 1859:

St. George without the coat, a wide coat of arms:
1859-1860 (SPB FB);
Skinny arms:
1860-1861 (SPB FB);
1861-1862 (PETERSBURG, MI);
1863 (SPB AB);
1864-1866, 1877-1882 (SPB NF);
1882 (SPB NF, weight - 12 g);
1866-1877 (SPB HI);
1876 (St. PETERSBURG, no letters);
1883 (SPB DS);
1883-1885 (SPB AG).
George with the coat, a wide coat of arms:
1873-1877 (SPB HI);
1876 (St. PETERSBURG, no letters).
The coins presented in the photos are in the collections of their owners and are not sold

Information about other coins in denominations of 50 копеек:

1. Poltina (NF) 50 kopecks 1881
2. Poltina (NF) 50 kopecks 1882
3. Poltina (PF, weight - 12 grams) 50 kopecks 1882
4. Poltina (DS) 50 kopecks 1883
5. Poltina (AH) 50 kopecks 1883
6. Poltina (AH) 50 kopecks 1884
7. 50 kopecks (AG) 1886
8. 50 kopecks (AG) 1887
9. 50 kopecks (AG) 1888
10. 50 kopecks (AG) 1889
11. 50 kopecks (AG) 1890
12. 50 kopecks (AG) 1891
13. 50 kopecks (AG) 1892
14. 50 kopecks (AG) 1893
15. 50 kopecks 1894 (AG)
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    The periods of issue of the coin
    Coins of the Russian Empire (beginning of the XVIII century - 1917)
    Alexander III Alexandrovich (1881-1894)

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