Coin sample of 1726 with a portrait of Moscow (head right). Was produced in the years 1726-1727. The circumference of the front and back sides has a raised rim consisting of a plurality of notches (in some instances, may partially be omitted).On the obverse
is a portrait of Catherine I in profile, face to the right. In a circle the inscription (starting at the top) - "ЕКАТЕРIНА• IМПЕРАТРIЦА• IСАМОДЕРЖИЦА• ВСЕРОС:"The reverse
depicts the coat of arms of the Russian Empire
the first quarter of XVIII century: the double-headed eagle with the lifted wings, crowned by two Imperial crowns, above the same crown but larger. Under the eagle the letters "SP B" (Saint-Petersburg). In a circle the inscription (starting at the top) - "МОНЕТА * НОВАЯ * * ЦЕНА * РУБЛЬ * 1726"(letters converted basis inside).
The picture shows a copy from the exposition of the State Hermitage.