RUSSIA, Tsars of Russia. Nikolai I Pavlovich.
|Sale: Triton X, Lot: 1282. Estimate $2000.
Closing Date: Monday, 8 January 2007.
Sold For $4750. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
1825-1855. Platinum 3 Roubles (10.40 g, 12h). Sankt-Peterburg (St. Petersburg) mint. Dated 1831. Crowned double-headed imperial eagle facing with wings displayed, holding scepter and orb, coat-of-arms of Moskva framed by Order of St. Andrei the First Called on breast; arms of Kazan, Astrakhan, and Novosibirsk on right wing, Kingdom of Poland, Crimea and Grand Duchy of Finland on left; imperial crown above / (rose) “2 Zol• 41 Dol• Unalloyed Ural Platinum, _
/Roubles/in Silver”/(ornamental spacer)/1831/mintmark in Cyrillic in six lines across field. Bitkin 77; Uzdenikov 370; Friedberg 160; KM (C)177. In an NGC slab graded MS 63.