Poland 1835-NG 10 zlotych
This specimen was lot 40737 in Ponterio sale 168 (Philadelphia, August 2012), where it sold for $3,055. The catalog description noted, "POLAND. 10 Zlotych (1 1/2 Rubles), 1835-HT. NGC MS-63. Toned and very attractive." This issue was struck 1833-41 in St. Petersburg while Poland was under Russian rule (1815-1918). Ten zlotych equaled one and a half rubles. Russian coinage for Poland ended in 1841.
Recorded mintage: 262,000.
Specification: 31.1 g, .868 fine silver.
Catalog reference: Dav-284; KM-C-134; Bit-1087; Parchimowicz-1043c.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2012.
- Bitkin, Vladimir, Composite Catalogue of Russian Coins, Part II (1740-1917), Kiev: Moneta, 2003.
- Harris, Robert P., Guidebook of Russian Coins, 1725 to 1970, Santa Cruz, CA: Bonanza Press, 1971.
- Ponterio, Richard, Ponterio sale 168: The Official ANA Auction, Irvine, CA: Stack's Bowers LLC, 2012.