||1 para / 3 dengas 1771 Sadagura - pattern||
~28 mm diameter, 10.46 g, copper |
bicephalic eagle with crowned heads and with crown above, with the wings spread, holding a scepter and an orb in its talons, with oval shields bearing the Moldavian and Walachian coats of arms on the chest; on the circumference, in the upper part, Cyrillic inscription MOLDˇPARA POLOˇ; in exergue S. from Sadagura; outer toothed circle; adorned edge (with oak leaves); there are three variants of the writing and of the eagle representation
|monogram E II (II being placed over the middle arm of letter E) of empress Catherine II, with an imperial crown above; around E three globules marking the value 3, Cyrillic inscription 3 DENGI 1771; 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.