COINAGE OF IMPERIAL RUSSIA - REGULAR ISSUE

ST. GEORGE SERIES

1757 - 1796

Type Information

Polushka

weight 2.5 grams

Denga

weight 5.0 grams

Kopeck

weight 10 grams

Two Kopecks

Value above St. George

weight 20 grams

Two Kopecks

Value below St. George

weight 20 grams

Obverse Types

Elizabeth Petrovna - Catherine II

Sample of OverStruck Coinage

Two Kopeck Struck over 4 Kopeck of 1761-1762 mintage

Copper value doubled then halved between 1761 and 1762

View Enlarged Image to see elements of Host Coin on Reverse

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