Imperial Russia Catherine the Great silver rouble coin.
Certified by NGC to VF 25.
Catherine the Great (Екатери́на Вели́кая, Yekaterina Velikaya), born Princess Sophie of Anhalt-Zerbst, was Empress of Russia from 1762 until 1796, the country's longest-ruling female leader. She came to power following a coup d'état that she organised resulting in her husband, Peter III, being overthrown. Under her reign, Russia was revitalised, grew larger and stronger, and wasrecognized as one of the great powers of Europe.