RUSSIA, Tsars of Russia. Ekaterina II Velikaya (the Great).
|Sale: CNG 81, Lot: 1310. Estimate $1000.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 20 May 2009.
Sold For $1650. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
1762-1796. AR Rouble (23.90 g, 12h). Sankt-Peterburg (St. Petersburg) mint; Nazar Kutuzov, mintmaster. Dated 1762. Crowned bust right, TI on truncation of arm; C П Б below bust / Crowned double-headed imperial eagle facing with wings displayed, holding scepter and orb; coat-of-arms of Moskva framed by Order of St. Andrei Первозванного (the First Called) on breast; above, imperial crown; н-к flanking tail; date in legend. On edge: grained right. Diakov 6; Bitkin 182; Severin 1899; Uzdenikov 931. Good VF, toned.