Poland 1830-KG 5 zlotych
This specimen was lot 2836 in Goldberg sale 109 (Los Angeles, January 2019), where it sold for $360. The catalog description noted, "Poland. 5 Zlotych, 1830-KG. Nicholas I of Russia. Laureate head of Alexander I, right. Toned. NGC graded EF-45." Five zlotych was three-quarters of a ruble. This type was struck 1829-34. Coinage for Poland ceased in 1841 and regular Russian issues introduced.
Recorded mintage: 286,789, including mintmaster FH.
Specification: 15.54 g, .868 fine silver, .433 troy oz ASW.
Catalog reference: Bit-987; KM-C116.
- Bitkin, Vladimir, Composite Catalogue of Russian Coins, Part II (1740-1917), Kiev: Moneta, 2003.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800, 5th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2010.
- Goldberg, Ira, Larry Goldberg, John Lavender, Yifu Che, Jason Villareal and Stephen Harvey, Goldberg Sale 109: the Pre-Long Beach Auction, Los Angeles: Goldberg Coins and Collectibles, 2019.