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48 cents (1/2 lionesa) 1757 "48 kopecks " (1/2 lionesa). Description, varieties

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Shooting location: The State Hermitage Exhibition
Coin 48 cents (1/2 lionesa) 1757 48 kopecks  (1/2 lionesa). Varieties, detailed description
Nominal: 48 cents (1/2 lionesa)
Year: 1757
Metal: Silver
Period of issue: 1757
Weight: 13,09 g
Standard weight: 13,19 g
Ligature weidht: 9,9 g
Standart diameter: 32,0 mm
Edge: Patterned
Metal sample: 750
Volume of issue: 42 450
Mint: Krasnyy Dvor (Moscow)
Nominal: 48 cents (1/2 lionesa)
Year: 1757
Metal: Silver
Period of issue: 1757
Weight: 13,09 g
Standart weight: 13,19 g
Ligature weidht: 9,9 g
Standart diameter: 32,0 mm
Edge: Узорчатый
Metal sample: 750
Volume of issue: 42 450
Mint: Krasnyy Dvor (Moscow)

Description of coin 48 cents (1/2 lionesa) 1757 "48 kopecks " (1/2 lionesa):

In 1721, Livonia (modern Estonia, Lithuania and Latvia) Treaty of Nystad became part of Russia, but in the beginning this area was used by the European minting coins (thalers and their derivatives). In 1756 began the Seven years ' war for spheres of influence in Europe, to this end, in Livonia was stationed a large number of Russian troops. The soldiers were given the salary of Russian coins, which was not very convenient. Then decided to start minting a special silver coin, the size used on this site before, but indicating the denomination in cents. So there was liones (96 cents), 1/2 leonesa (48 cents) and 1/4 leonesa (24 pennies), and coins in denominations of 2 and 4 cents. Embossing was carried out in 1756-1757 years.


The picture shows a copy from the exposition of the State Hermitage with the number IT-R-2-7802.
The coins presented in the photos are in the collections of their owners and are not sold

Varieties:

Symbols used in the description of varieties
№ 1 Type: R
48 cents (1/2 lionesa) 1757

The inscription "MONETA LIVOESTHONICA"

№ 1 Type: R
48 cents (1/2 lionesa) 1757


Around the base of the inscription are separated by dots: "MONETA LIVOESTHONICA" date of issue and the denomination numerals.

Degree of rarity: 4.



Added and provided photo By: Admin (экспозиция Эрмитажа)
Types: "A" - a kind of obverse; "R" - kind of the reverse; "E" - a kind of edge;
"A.R", "A.E", "R.E", "A.R.E" - varieties that combine different parts of the coin.
Degree of rarity: 1 - comes often, 2 - not come across very often, 3 - rare, 4 - seldom, 5 - a rarity.
Some varieties may not be available on this page and will be added later.

Information about other coins in denominations of 48 копеек (1/2 ливонеза):

1. 48 kopecks (1/2 lionesa) 48 cents (1/2 lionesa) 1756
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