Coin sample 1764 (portrait of a young Catherine II). Were produced from 1764 to 1776. 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. In a circle the inscription - "Б•М•ЕКАТЕРИНА•II•IМП•IСАМОД•ВСЕРОС"(stands for "the grace of God Catherine II Empress and autocrat of all Russias"). The sawed-off sleeves letters "Т I"- the initials of the author of the portrait of Timofey Ivanov. Under the portrait letters "СПБ"(Saint-Petersburg).
On the reverse cartouche, indicating the denomination and year in three lines "ГРИВЕН НИКЪ 1772" In the upper part of the cartouche, two stylized Laurel branches, between the Imperial crown.
Varieties of the coin "dime" model of 1764:Portrait with scarf on the neck:
1764-1766 (without mint letters);
Portrait without a scarf on neck:
1766-1776 (SPB TI);
1767-1771, 1774-1775 (MMD);
1768 (MMD TI).