Russian 5 Kopek of Catherine the Great (AD 1767-96) NGC Wood Box(High grade)

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  • Russian 5 Kopek of Catherine the Great  (AD 1767-96) NGC Wood Box(High grade)
  • Russian 5 Kopek of Catherine the Great  (AD 1767-96) NGC Wood Box(High grade)
Russian 5 Kopek of Catherine the Great (AD 1767-96) NGC Wood Box(High grade)

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  • Order Code: CATHERINE(AE)BOXNGC
  • Grade/Condition: (High grade)
  • Size: 41-44mm
  • Weight/Dimensions: 195 g | 5.75 x 4.75 x 1.65
  • Metal: Bronze
  • Obverse: "E" and "T", (Ekaterina Tsarina)
  • Reverse: Romanov double-headed eagle, surrounding St. George slaying the dragon
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It is appropriate that an Empress so mighty should issue the largest copper coin ever used in regular circulation. Weighing in at a massive 51 grams on average, these enormous 5-kopek copper coins are almost twice as heavy as U.S. silver dollars.