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18 pennies 1759

The inscription "ELISABETHA ... ROSS"

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Coin 18 pennies 1759
Nominal: 18 pennies
Year: 1759
Metal: Silver
Period of issue: 1759
Weight: 5,61 g; 6,29 g
Standard weight: 5,85 g
Ligature weidht: 2,92 g
Mint: Königsberg (Prussia)
Standart diameter: 23 mm
Edge: Threadlike
Metal sample: 500
Nominal: 18 pennies
Year: 1759
Metal: Silver
Period of issue: 1759
Weight: 5,61 g; 6,29 g
Standart weight: 5,85 g
Ligature weidht: 2,92 g
Mint: Königsberg (Prussia)
Standart diameter: 23 mm
Edge: Шнуровидный
Metal sample: 500

Description of coin 18 pennies 1759:

18 pennies were issued in the years 1759-1761. In 1759 there were 4 varieties: big head, long neck, label "RUSS"and the inscription "RUSSIAE"


In 1758 during the Seven years war, Russia withdrew the capital of Prussia, Konigsberg and its surrounding area. In a year there was established the minting with Russian symbols and inscriptions in the local language. In 1762, the territory was again ceded to Prussia, and coin production was stopped.


The photo shows the instances from the exposition of the State Hermitage Museum that have a number: HE-R-2-7830 and IT-R-2-7835.
The coins presented in the photos are in the collections of their owners and are not sold

Information about other coins in denominations of 18 грошей:

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