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Russian Empire, 1862, Alexander II, 20 Kopek, Silver, KM Y 22
« on: August 02, 2016, 11:01:50 PM »
Russian Empire, 1862, Alexander II, 20 Kopek, Silver, KM Y 22
Weight 4.100 gm
Diameter 22 mm
Silver 0.750
Nice silver coin.

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Re: Russian Empire, 1862, Alexander II, 20 Kopek, Silver, KM Y 22
« Reply #1 on: August 11, 2016, 11:33:10 PM »
Your coin has the initials МИ for Mikhail Ivanov, mintmaster of the Saint Petersburg mint between the legs and the tail of the eagle. More information here.

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Re: Russian Empire, 1862, Alexander II, 20 Kopek, Silver, KM Y 22
« Reply #2 on: August 12, 2016, 03:07:06 AM »
Thanks Peter.

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Coin collecting has a curious name. It is also called the "Hobby of Kings".