Russia 1790-AM 5 kopeks
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"RUSSIA | Russian Empire and Federation, Katharina II. 1762-1796. 5 Kopeken 1790, Anninskoye. Vorzüglich-FDC. (empire of Russia, Catherine II (the Great), 1762-96, five kopeks of 1790, Anninskoye mint. Extremely fine-uncirculated.)"Hundreds of millions were issued between the Annensk, Moscow, Sestroretsk, Kolyvan, Ekaterinburg and St. Petersburg mints. Many survive today but few in choice condition.
Recorded mintage: unknown but common.
Specification: 51.19 g, copper, this specimen 52.85 g.
Catalog reference: KM C-59.2, Bitkin 860.
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