Authentic Ancient & Medieval Coins of Russia for Sale
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Possibly the SMALLEST coins I have on my site! A nice selection of small Medieval Russian silver coins, called "Wire Money"
or "Fish Scales" in Russian) struck by mints at Moscow, Novgorod, Pskov and Tver, between 1479 - 1701 AD.
They were struck on flans snipped from lengths of wire.


Russia, Silver Kopek, Wire Money, struck c. 1479 to 1701 AD. Tsar on horseback, carrying a long spear / Old Cyrillic legend. 12.5x8 mm, 0.26 g. #CM2258: $99



Russia. Ivan IV "The Terrible", 1530-1584 AD. Silver Denga, as Grand Prince. Ivan on horseback with an upraised sword or saber / Legend in old Cyrillic "Grand Prince Ivan". 15x12 mm, 0.66 g. #CM2326: $99


Russia. Ivan IV "The Terrible", 1530-1584 AD. Silver Kopek, Wire money, Pskov mint. Tsar on horseback, thrusting downward with a long spear / Old Cyrillic inscription naming Ivan as Tsar of Russia. 14x10 mm, 0.65 g. Ref: G&K 79. #CM2328: $60


Russia. Ivan IV "The Terrible", 1530-1584 AD. Silver "Sword Kopeck", Wire money, Moscow mint, struck c. 1535 AD. Ivan on horseback with an upraised sword or saber / 4-line legend in old Cyrillic "Grand Prince Ivan, PSK".14x10 mm, 0.68 g. #CM2329: $99

Definitely the HUGEST coins I have on my site!
A fantastic collection of MASSIVE copper 5-kopek coins of Catherine the Great!


Russia. Catherine II The Great (Ekaterina II Velikaya), 1762-1796 AD. GIGANTIC copper 5 Kopeks coin, dated 1771-EM, Ekaterinburg mint. Crowned script IЄ II monogram within laurel and palm wreath; crown above; date across field / 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; crown above; E м flanking tail; value on banner below. Edge: cross hatched. 42mm, 49.43 g. ref: Bitkin 620A for type. Sharp detail! Brown surfaces. Very nice for these! #CM2994: $225


Russia. Catherine II The Great (Ekaterina II Velikaya), 1762-1796 AD. GIGANTIC copper 5 Kopeks coin, dated 1791-EM, Ekaterinburg mint. Crowned script IЄ II monogram within laurel and palm wreath; crown above; date across field / 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; crown above; E м flanking tail; value on banner below. Edge: cross hatched. 41mm, 46.28 g. ref: Bitkin 645 for type. Sharp detail! Dark coppery tone. Very nice for these! #CM3084: $250


Russia. Catherine II The Great, 1762-1796 AD. GIGANTIC copper 5 Kopeks coin, dated 1761. Double-headed eagle of Imperial Russia, banner with Cyrillic legend / Initials of Catherine II The Great within large wreath. 17-61 on either side of initials surmounted by crown. Pattern-stamped edges. Enormous 42 mm, weighs 52.68 grams (almost 2 ounces)! ref: C# 59.3 for type. Deep purplish-coppery tone. #CM2525: $125


Russia. Catherine II The Great, 1762-1796 AD. GIGANTIC copper 5 Kopeks coin, dated 1768, Ekaterinburg mint. Crowned script IЄ II monogram within laurel and palm wreath; crown above; date across field / 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; crown above; E м flanking tail; value on banner below. Edge: cross hatched. 42mm, 56.38 grams! ref: Bitkin 614 for type. Ex CNG. #CM2871: $199


Russia. Catherine II The Great, 1762-1796 AD. GIGANTIC copper 5 Kopeks coin, dated 1767, Ekaterinburg mint. Crowned script IЄ II monogram within laurel and palm wreath; crown above; date across field / 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; crown above; E м flanking tail; value on banner below. Edge: cross hatched. 42mm, 52.14 grams! ref: Bitkin 613 for type. Ex CNG. #CM2872: $199


Russia. Catherine II The Great, 1762-1796 AD. GIGANTIC copper 5 Kopeks coin, dated 1796, Anninsk mint. Crowned script IЄ II monogram within laurel and palm wreath; crown above; date across field / 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; crown above; E м flanking tail; value on banner below. Edge: cross hatched. 44mm, 51.31 grams! Ex CNG. #CM2876: $225


Russia. Catherine II The Great (Ekaterina II Velikaya), 1762-1796 AD. GIGANTIC copper 5 Kopeks coin, dated 1786-EM, Ekaterinburg mint. Crowned script IЄ II monogram within laurel and palm wreath; crown above; date across field / 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; crown above; E м flanking tail; value on banner below. Edge: cross hatched. 41mm, 47.39 g. ref: Bitkin 637 for type. Sharp detail! Brown surfaces. Very nice for these! #CM3087: $175


Russia. Catherine II The Great (Ekaterina II Velikaya), 1762-1796 AD. GIGANTIC copper 5 Kopeks coin, dated 1787-EM, Ekaterinburg mint. Crowned script IЄ II monogram within laurel and palm wreath; crown above; date across field / 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; crown above; E м flanking tail; value on banner below. Rounded edges. 41mm, 53.82 g. Extremely thick! ref: Bitkin 637 for type. Sharp detail! Brown surfaces. #CM3088: $150


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Russia. Ivan IV "The Terrible", 1530-1584 AD. Silver "Sword Kopeck", Wire money, Moscow mint, struck c. 1535 AD. Ivan on horseback with an upraised sword or saber / 4-line legend in old Cyrillic "Grand Prince Ivan, PSK" 14x12 mm, 0.64 g. #CM2332: $75 SOLD

Russia. Peter I "The Great", 1672-1725 AD. TINY silver Kopek, Wire Money. Tsar on horseback, thrusting downward with a long spear / Old Cyrillic inscription naming Peter as Tsar of Russia. 10.5 x 7.5 mm, 0.26 grams! #CM2327: $60 SOLD

Russia. Ivan IV "The Terrible", 1530-1584 AD. Silver Kopek, Wire money, Pskov mint. Tsar on horseback, thrusting downward with a long spear / Old Cyrillic inscription naming Ivan as Tsar of Russia. 15x13 mm, 0.66 g. Ref: G&K 79. Great detail! #CM2337: $99 SOLD



Russia. Catherine II The Great (Ekaterina II Velikaya), 1762-1796 AD. GIGANTIC copper 5 Kopeks coin, dated 1793 AM, Anninsk mint. Crowned script IЄ II monogram within laurel and palm wreath; crown above; date across field / 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; crown above; A м flanking tail; value on banner below. Edge: cross hatched. 45mm, 47.04 g. ref: Diakov 739; Bitkin 863; Uzdenikov 2861; Brekke 299. Good VF, brown surfaces. Very nice for these! Ex-CNG. #CM2607: $225 SOLD - Ask about alternate!

Russia. Catherine II The Great (Ekaterina II Velikaya), 1762-1796 AD. GIGANTIC copper 5 Kopeks coin, dated 1792 AM, Ekaterinburg mint. Crowned script IЄ II monogram within laurel and palm wreath; crown above; date across field / 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; crown above; E м flanking tail; value on banner below. Edge: cross hatched. 44mm, 46.58 g. ref: Diakov 713; Bitkin 646; Uzdenikov 2851; KM (C) 59.3 for type. Good VF, brown surfaces. Very nice for these! Ex-CNG. #CM2910: $225 SOLD

Russia. Catherine II The Great (Ekaterina II Velikaya), 1762-1796 AD. GIGANTIC copper 5 Kopeks coin, dated 1794 AM, Anninsk mint. Crowned script IЄ II monogram within laurel and palm wreath; crown above; date across field / 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; crown above; A м flanking tail; value on banner below. Edge: cross hatched. 43mm, 49.02 grams! ref: KM (C) 59.2 for type. Good VF, brown surfaces. Ex Kernville, CA collection. #CM2815: $199 SOLD