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Unknown Imperial Russian medal

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Hello my respected colleagues!!

I recently stumbled across one unusual medal, very thin(1mm), 37,5 cm diameter in brass(I think), but it's very worn off.

There is double head eagle, and cyrillic letters, probably Imperial Russian, maybe Serbian or Bulgarian?

Please help to identify this medal!

Best regards


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Thanks Nick, I see now that it is a very poor quality piece based loosely on an Austro Hungarian 4 Ducats. Bulgaria (and Yugoslavia) also produced official gold 4 ducats and as you are aware there are the "Alexander II" Gypsy imitations. These coins were very popular among the Gypsy community for wedding dresses and examples from the Balkans are 99.9% of the time pierced.

Thank you so much for pointing me in the right direction.


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