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15 kopecks 1779 (SPB)

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Nominal: 15 kopecks
Year: 1779
Metal: Silver
Period of issue: 1779
Standard weight: 3,56 g
Ligature weidht: 2,67 g
Mint: Saint-Petersburg
Standart diameter: 21 mm
Metal sample: 750
Volume of issue: 1 333 000
Edge: Threadlike, tilt left
15 kopecks 1779 (SPB). Edge
Nominal: 15 kopecks
Year: 1779
Metal: Silver
Period of issue: 1779
Standart weight: 3,56 g
Ligature weidht: 2,67 g
Mint: Saint-Petersburg
Standart diameter: 21 mm
Metal sample: 750
Volume of issue: 1 333 000
Edge: Threadlike, tilt left
15 kopecks 1779 (SPB). Edge

Description of coin 15 kopecks 1779 (SPB):

Coin sample of 1778 (with portrait of Catherine II in adulthood). Produced in 1778-1779 and in the years 1781-1794. In a circle the front and back of a rim with notches (on some coins may partially be absent, it is not a marriage).

On the obverse is a portrait of Catherine II in profile, face to the right. Under the portrait letters "С.П.Б."(Saint-Petersburg). In a circle the inscription - "Б•М•ЕКАТЕРИНА•II•IМП•ИСАМОД•ВСЕРОС"(stands for "the grace of God Catherine II Empress and autocrat of all Russias").

The reverse depicts a simplified coat of arms of the Russian Empire of second half XVIII century: the double-headed eagle with the lifted wings, crowned by two Imperial crowns, above the same crown but larger. Right Talon the eagle holds a scepter, the left power. On the eagle's breast is a circle indicating the face value - the number "15". Below in a semicircle is a ribbon with the year of issue "1779". On the sides and at the top there are 5 raised dots (15 ° nominal).

Varieties 15 cents of the sample of 1778:

Portrait with long neck:
1778 (St. PETERSBURG, inscription "ВСЕРОСС."on the obverse);
1778-1779, 1781-1782 (SPB, inscription "ВСЕРОС."on the obverse);
Portrait with a short neck:
1783-1794 (SPB).
The coins presented in the photos are in the collections of their owners and are not sold

Information about other coins in denominations of 15 копеек:

1. 15 kopecks (SPB) 1763
2. 15 kopecks (MMD) 1764
3. 15 kopecks (Siberian coin, portrait) 1764
4. 15 kopecks (Siberian coin, monogram) 1764
5. 15 kopecks (MMD) 1765
6. 15 kopecks (MMD) 1766
7. 15 kopecks (MMD) 1767
8. 15 kopecks (MMD) 1768
9. 15 kopecks (MMD) 1769
10. 15 kopecks (MMD) 1770
11. 15 kopecks (MMD) 1771
12. 15 kopecks (MMD) 1774
13. 15 kopecks (DMM) 1774
14. 15 kopecks (MMD) 1775
15. 15 kopecks (DMM) 1775
16. 15 kopecks (SPB) 1778
17. 15 kopecks (SPB) 1781
18. 15 kopecks (SPB) 1782
19. 15 kopecks (SPB) 1783
20. 15 kopecks (SPB) 1784
21. 15 kopecks (SPB) 1785
22. 15 kopecks (SPB) 1786
23. 15 kopecks (SPB) 1787
24. 15 kopecks (SPB) 1788
25. 15 kopecks (SPB) 1789
26. 15 kopecks (SPB) 1790
27. 15 kopecks (SPB) 1791
28. 15 kopecks (SPB) 1792
29. 15 kopecks (SPB) 1793
30. 15 kopecks (SPB) 1794
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    The periods of issue of the coin
    Coins of the Russian Empire (beginning of the XVIII century - 1917)
    Ekaterina II Alexeevna (1762-1796)

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