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This is a modest collection of second millennium gold coins of Finland from the late 19th and early 20th Century

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RUSSIAN GRAND DUCHY

FINLAND - 10 Markkaa - 1878

KM-008.1 - 3,23 g  - 19 mm

Mintage - 0,254M

The obverse features the Russian royal arms with the Finnish lion on the shield on the breast. To the left is the country's name in Swedish and to the right in Finnish. The mintmaster's initial S (for Augusts Soldan) is found to the right of the eagle's tailfeathers. The reverse has the denomination 10 MARKKAA and date 1878 within the circle with the alloy in a ring outside the circle (2m903 grams of gold and 0,322 grams of copper.


FINLAND - 20 Markkaa - 1910

KM-009.2 - 6,45 g

Mintage - 0,201M

The obverse features the Russian royal arms with the Finnish lion on the shield on the breast. To the left is the country's name in Swedish and to the right in Finnish. The mintmaster's initial S (for Augusts Soldan) is found to the right of the eagle's tailfeathers. The reverse has the denomination and date within the circle with the alloy in a ring outside the circle (5,805 grams of gold and 0,645 grams of copper.


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