Saint Petersburg Mint

Монетный двор

Клеймо Санкт-Петербургского монетного двора
Place: Peter and Paul Fortress 

Construction time: 1798-1806

Architect: A. Porto

Style: Classicism

Name Origin: since the times of Peter the Great to the present day coins are minted in this place; however, the banknotes are printed in the other place.

Interesting fact: You can determine the origin of any Russian coins by the special stamp under the left paw of the eagle on the reverse side. If you find there the stamp with the letters СПМД, it means that this coin was minted in St. Petersburg.

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