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Offline Balkanboy

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Early Russian coin?
« on: August 01, 2020, 12:18:46 PM »
Hi everyone!
Bought this coin but have no idea what is it..... Help me with ID , Please!
Diameter : 11 mm Weight: 0.54gr.
Thank you in advance!
Kind regards from Scotland!

Offline Figleaf

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Re: Early Russian coin?
« Reply #1 on: August 01, 2020, 05:59:50 PM »
Script is not cyrillic, so not Russian. Likely a 15th or 16th century coin from Lithuania: attacking knight on horseback/spread eagle. I can't make the legends fit. See the Ruzas catalogue.

Peter
An unidentified coin is a piece of metal. An identified coin is a piece of history.