The Russian Rouble Gold Coin honors the last emperor of Russia, Tsar Nicholas II. This historic figure featured in a highly detailed design made with .90 fine gold makes this coin a favorite of collectors. The coin you receive is dependent on the stock on hand. The condition of this coin is Brilliant Uncirculated.
- Made of 4.3 grams of .90 fine gold
- Various dates may be shipped
- Product of the St. Petersburg Mint
- Obverse side of the coin has the image of the last Tsar of Russia, Nicholas II
- The reverse side of the coin has Russian Federation Coat of Arms
On the obverse side of this coin is the image of Nicholas II, the last emperor of Russia. He never wanted to be emperor but served out of a sense of duty. He actually was the grandson of Queen Victoria and the first cousin of George V. His reign ended badly when after fleeing the country in exile he and his family were executed. Above the image is his title and name in Russian.
The reverse side of the coin has the Russian Federation Coat of Arms as well as the year and denomination.
With these coins having a composition of .90 gold, these coins are a good source of gold. Investors love to add gold to their portfolios as a hedge against inflation. Gold has been desirable for thousands of years as something that is beautiful and looks great as jewelry or as accent pieces in art. Gold also is used in modern-day manufacturing so from a practical standpoint the world needs gold. Some believe that gold would make great currency if the financial system were to experience a crisis. Gold could be traded as it was hundreds of years ago as currency.
The Russian 5 Rouble Gold Coin is a great way to get some gold into your collection while adding a unique piece of Russian history. Get yours today.