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5 kopecks 1723 (the figure of Mars)

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Shooting location: The State Hermitage Exhibition
Coin 5 kopecks 1723 (the figure of Mars)
Nominal: 5 kopecks
Year: 1723
Metal: Copper
Period of issue: 1723
Standard weight: 20,48 g
Standart diameter: 32 mm
Edge: Net
5 kopecks 1723 (the figure of Mars). Edge
Nominal: 5 kopecks
Year: 1723
Metal: Copper
Period of issue: 1723
Standart weight: 20,48 g
Standart diameter: 32 mm
Edge: Сетчатый
5 копеек (фигура Марса). Edge

Description of coin 5 kopecks 1723 (the figure of Mars):

In 1723, a decision was made about the beginning of the minting of the first in the history of the copper penny. Developed several design options, one of them contained the image of the God of war Mars. On the front side of the coin there is threadlike Kant, on the reverse of Kant in the form of thin raised lines.

The obverse of the coin in the middle of the field through all the coins held the thick solid horizontal chertas five raised dots, above the line specified denomination in two lines and the year of issue "ПЯТЬ  КОПЕЕКЪ  1723"

The reverse of the coin placed allegorical image of the God of war Mars, walking on the field with scattered skeletons. At the feet of Mars lies in Leo.


The picture shows a copy from the exposition of the State Hermitage.
The coins presented in the photos are in the collections of their owners and are not sold

Information about other coins in denominations of 5 копеек:

1. Ten money 1701  5 kopecks
2. Ten money 1702  5 kopecks
3. Ten money 1704  5 kopecks
4. 5 kopecks 1713
5. 5 kopecks 1714
6. 5 kopecks 1723
7. 5 kopecks (George) 1723
8. 5 kopecks 1724
9. 5 kopecks (MD) 1724
10. 5 kopecks (MD) 1725
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    The periods of issue of the coin
    Coins of the Russian Empire (beginning of the XVIII century - 1917)
    Peter I Alexeyevich (1696-1725)

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