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6 pennies 1759. Description, varieties

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Shooting location: The State Hermitage Exhibition
Coin 6 pennies 1759. Varieties, detailed description
Nominal: 6 pennies
Year: 1759
Metal: Silver
Period of issue: 1759
Weight: 2,96 g
Standard weight: 2,83 g
Ligature weidht: 0,89 g
Standart diameter: 23 mm
Edge: Smooth
Metal sample: 306
Mint: Königsberg (Prussia), Krasnyy Dvor (Moscow)
Nominal: 6 pennies
Year: 1759
Metal: Silver
Period of issue: 1759
Weight: 2,96 g
Standart weight: 2,83 g
Ligature weidht: 0,89 g
Standart diameter: 23 mm
Edge: Гладкий
Metal sample: 306
Mint: Königsberg (Prussia), Krasnyy Dvor (Moscow)

Description of coin 6 pennies 1759:

6 pennies were issued in the years 1759-1762. In 1759 there were 3 varieties, characterized by a circular inscription on the obverse.


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 picture shows a copy from the exposition of the State Hermitage with the number IT-R-2-7853.
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: A

On the obverse the inscription "ELISAB.I D. G IMP.TOT.RUSS"

№ 1 Type: A


On the obverse side of the coin around the portrait the inscription: "ELISAБ.I D.G IMP.TOT.RUSS"

Degree of rarity: 1.



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№ 2 Type: A

On the obverse the inscription "ELISABETHA I IMP.TOT.RUSS"

№ 2 Type: A


On the obverse side of the coin around the portrait the inscription: "ELISAБETHA I IMP.TOT.RUSS"

Degree of rarity: 3.



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№ 3 Type: A

On the obverse the inscription "ELISAB. I IMP.TOT.RUSS"

№ 3 Type: A


On the obverse side of the coin around the portrait the inscription: "ELISAБ. I IMP.TOT.RUSS"

Degree of rarity: 3.



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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 6 грошей:

1. 6 pennies 1760
2. 6 pennies 1761
3. 6 pennies 1762
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