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1 1/2 rubles 1839 "The opening of the memorial chapel at Borodino field". Description, varieties

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Shooting location: The State Hermitage Exhibition
Coin 1 1/2 rubles 1839 The opening of the memorial chapel at Borodino field. Varieties, detailed description
Nominal: 1 1/2 rubles
Year: 1839
Metal: Silver
Period of issue: 1839
Weight: 31,12 g
Standard weight: 31,11 g
Ligature weidht: 27,0 g
Quality of performance: Proof
Mint: Saint Petersburg
Diameter: 40 mm
Standart diameter: 40 mm
Edge: Ribbed
1 1/2 rubles 1839 The opening of the memorial chapel at Borodino field. Edge
Metal sample: 868
Volume of issue: 6 T..
Nominal: 1 1/2 rubles
Year: 1839
Metal: Silver
Period of issue: 1839
Weight: 31,12 g
Standart weight: 31,11 g
Ligature weidht: 27,0 g
Quality of performance: Proof
Mint: Saint Petersburg
Diameter: 40 mm
Standart diameter: 40 mm
Edge: Рубчатый
Открытие памятника-часовни на Бородинском поле. Edge
Metal sample: 868
Volume of issue: 6 T..

Description of coin 1 1/2 rubles 1839 "The opening of the memorial chapel at Borodino field":

The obverse and reverse sides have a protruding around the circumference of the rim with inward-facing teeth.

On the obverse is a portrait of Emperor Alexander I in profile, face to the right. Head over to the Masonic symbol: the pyramid with the eye in the middle, around it the rays. At the bottom is a sword entwined with Laurel branch. On a circle the inscription: "АЛЕКСАНДРЪ ПЕРВЫЙ Б.М. ИМПЕРАТОРЪ ВСЕРОС"(Alexander I by the grace of God Emperor of all the Russias).

The reverse of the coin depicts the main monument on the Borodino field, beneath a specified value "1 1/2 РУБЛЯ" On a circle the inscription: "БОРОДИНО 26 АВГУС. 1812 Г. ОТКРЫТЪ 26 АВГУС. 1839 Г."


The picture shows a copy from the exposition "Ministry of Finance of the Russian Empire" the State Hermitage Museum that have a number: HE-R-2-12298.


In 1839, on the Borodino field is set the third monument in honor of the victory in the Patriotic war of 1812. The monument is a column with bas-reliefs, gilded head upstairs. Architect Antonio Adamini. The installation location selected battery of Rayevsky near the graves of the Bagration. In 1932, the monument was demolished, and in 1987 to the 175th anniversary of the battle recreated. Now is the main monument on Borodino field from more than 50 sites.
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

Long rays over the head

№ 1 Type: A


Head over to Alexander I from the pyramid depart long rays (reach minds and inscriptions).



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№ 2 Type: A

Short rays over the head

№ 2 Type: A


Head over to Alexander I from the pyramid depart short rays (does not reach the head and inscription).



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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 1 1/2 рубля:

1. 10 zloty "Family" 1 1/2 rubles 1835
2. 10 zloty "Family" 1 1/2 rubles 1836
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