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Poltina 1756 (gold)

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Shooting location: The exposition of the Museum of the Goznak "History of money"
Coin Poltina 1756 (gold)
Nominal: 50 kopecks
Year: 1756
Metal: Gold
Period of issue: 1756
Standard weight: 0,8 g
Ligature weidht: 0,73 g
Mint: Saint-Petersburg
Standart diameter: 13 mm
Edge: Smooth
Metal sample: 917
Volume of issue: 22 389
Nominal: 50 kopecks
Year: 1756
Metal: Gold
Period of issue: 1756
Standart weight: 0,8 g
Ligature weidht: 0,73 g
Mint: Saint-Petersburg
Standart diameter: 13 mm
Edge: Гладкий
Metal sample: 917
Volume of issue: 22 389

Description of coin Poltina 1756 (gold):

From 1756 to 1779 were issued gold coins of non-standard denominations - poltina, rouble, and 2 roubles. They had a limited circulation among government officials, and was also used for overseas payments. Poltina with a portrait of Elizabeth I was carried out only in 1756. The circumference of the front and back sides, with a rim of inward-facing teeth.

On the obverse is a portrait of Elizabeth I, in profile, face to the right. In a circle the inscription, divided into two parts - "ЕЛИСА ВЕТЪ•IМП•"(The Empress Elizabeth).

The reverse shows the monogram of Elizabeth I, consisting of the letters "Е"(Elizabeth) and Latin "P"(Petrovna). Upstairs the Imperial crown. In a circle the inscription, divided into two parts (starting from top) - "ПОЛТИ НА•1756"


Shown here are specimens from the Museum of the Goznak "History of money" Saint-Petersburg mint.
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 (MMD) 50 kopecks 1742
2. Poltina (SPB, half-length portrait) 50 kopecks 1742
3. Poltina (SPB, half-length portrait) 50 kopecks 1743
4. Poltina (MMD) 50 kopecks 1743
5. Poltina (SPB) 50 kopecks 1743
6. Poltina (MMD) 50 kopecks 1744
7. Poltina (SPB) 50 kopecks 1744
8. Poltina (SPB, half-length portrait) 50 kopecks 1745
9. Poltina (MMD) 50 kopecks 1745
10. Poltina (SPB) 50 kopecks 1745
11. Poltina (SPB) 50 kopecks 1746
12. Poltina (MMD) 50 kopecks 1747
13. Poltina (SPB) 50 kopecks 1747
14. Poltina (SPB) 50 kopecks 1748
15. Poltina (MMD) 50 kopecks 1749
16. Poltina (SPB) 50 kopecks 1749
17. Poltina (SPB) 50 kopecks 1750
18. Poltina (SPB) 50 kopecks 1751
19. Poltina (SPB IM) 50 kopecks 1751
20. Poltina (SPB IM) 50 kopecks 1752
21. Poltina (SPB A) 50 kopecks 1752
22. Poltina (SPB IM) 50 kopecks 1753
23. Poltina (SPB BS IM) 50 kopecks 1754
24. Poltina (SPB A) 50 kopecks 1754
25. Poltina (SPB BS IM) 50 kopecks 1755
26. Poltina (SPB BS A) 50 kopecks 1755
27. Poltina (SPB BS IM) 50 kopecks 1756
28. Poltina (SPB BS A) 50 kopecks 1756
29. Poltina (SPB BS A) 50 kopecks 1758
30. Poltina (SPB BS NK) 50 kopecks 1758
31. Poltina (SPB BS A) 50 kopecks 1759
32. Poltina (SPB BS NK) 50 kopecks 1759
33. Poltina (SPB BS A) 50 kopecks 1760
34. Poltina (SPB BS NK) 50 kopecks 1761
35. Poltina (SPB BS A) 50 kopecks 1761
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    The periods of issue of the coin
    Coins of the Russian Empire (beginning of the XVIII century - 1917)
    Elizaveta Petrovna (1741-1761)

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