1856, Russia, Silver 25 Kopeks (1/4 Rouble)
Mint Year: 1863 Mint Place: St. Petersburg Denomination: 25 Kopeks (1/4 Rouble) Diameter: 24mm Material: Silver Weight: 5.08gm
Obverse: Crown above value (25), denomination (Kopek), date (1863) and mint initials (С.П.Б.) within wreath. Reverse: Large crown above crowned double headed eagle, holding imperial scepter and orb. Legend: * ЧИСТАГО СЕРЕБРА 1 ЗОЛОТНИКА 5-1/4 ДОЛЕИ ("* Pure Silver 1 Zolotnik and 5-1/4 Parts") Exergue: Ф-Б (F-B, "Fedor Blum")
Alexander (Aleksandr) II Nikolaevich (Aleksandr II Nikolaevich) (Moscow, 29 April 1818â€"13 March 1881 in St. Petersburg), also known as Alexander the Liberator (Aleksandr Osvoboditel') was the Emperor of the Russian Empire from 3 March 1855 until his assassination in 1881. He was also the Grand Duke of Finland and the King of Poland .