||1 para / 3 dengas 1771 Sadagura - pattern||
~28 mm diameter, 11.76 g, copper |
bicephalic eagle with crowned heads and with crown above, with the wings spread, holding a scepter and an orb with a cross atop (globus cruciger) in its talons, with oval shields bearing the Moldavian and Walachian coats of arms on the chest; in exergue PARA, horizontal line and, with Cyrillic letters, 3 DENGHI; at left and right, also with Cyrillic letters, inscription MOLD: 1771 POLO:; outer toothed circle; adorned edge (with oak leaves)
|a cross, with the arms made from a crown and by monogram of empress Catherine II - two hooked letters E, in center II; outer toothed circle|
The pictures of the coin pattern above are present on Romanian coins through the kind permission of Auction House Alexander from Russia.