Russia 1841-SP NG ruble Dav-283
This specimen was lot 40752 in Ponterio sale 168 (Philadelphia, August 2012), where it sold for $1,116. The catalog description noted, "RUSSIA. Ruble, 1841-CNB HT. PCGS MS-62 Secure Holder. Rich old toning." This type was struck 1832-58 in large quantities but is today very rare in nice condition. This date is known with 1841/0 and 1841/3 overdates.
Recorded mintage: 6,155,000.
Specification: 20.73 g, .868 fine silver.
Catalog reference: Dav-283; KM-C-168.1; Bit-130; Udz-1597.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2012.
- Ponterio, Richard, Ponterio sale 168: The Official ANA Auction, Irvine, CA: Stack's Bowers LLC, 2012.