Finland Russian Empire gold 1881 10 Markkaa AU RARE Almost Uncirculated condition with some mint luster remaining – only 100K were minted, few survived
Scarce gold coinage of the Grand Duchy of Finland, Alexander II era – 1881 10 Markkaa in Almost Uncirculated condition with some mint luster remaining. About 18.9 mm in diameter, weights 3.23 grams; reeded edge. Year 1881 is the second lowest mintage in the series with only 100,000 coins struck; rare in any shape or form today. Large quantities of Russian Imperial gold were repeatedly melted down or traded in after WW1; only a fraction of the original mintage survives today.
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