Rare coins of Russia
ussia has gone through a long history of development, which is reflected in the coins.…

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Coins of Alexander of Macedon
The great victories of Alexander the Great were nothing more than an era of transition…

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Western coins in the territory of Russia
From the middle of the tenth century, the mass distribution of silver coins of Western…

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The ruble of Emperor Constantine I from the Romanov dynasty
The most important mystery of this coin is that there has never been such an…

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element of secret

Recovery of monetary business in Russia

After a rather long period of coin-less commodity circulation, in 1380 under the Grand Duke Dmitry Donskoy, the coins regained their function. In addition, the revival of the coin case also occurred in the Nizhny Novgorod principality.

From the found coins of that era, it can again be boldly asserted that money again mainly performed the primary function of propaganda and information, since the images on the coins were dedicated to nothing but the victory of Prince Dmitry Donskoy over the Tatars. It is worth noting that initially the coins were issued with the inscription “Grand Duke Dmitry”, but later his middle name was attributed – Ivanovich. Continue reading

Numismatic collection storage
The first problem that a numismatist faces when storing her collection is protection against thieves,…

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Coin cleaning rules
No matter what metal coins are made of, there are a number of general rules…

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Peter I reform
Everyone knows that Peter the Great was a great reformer. Among his innovations, we can…

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