Russia, 1615, kopeck issued during Swedish occupation of Novgorod
Swedish Occupation of Novgorod (1611-1617)
Kopeck of Novgorod, in the name of Vasilii Ivanovich, issued c.1615.
Obv. horseman with date нргі (1605) below
Rev. legend in five lines
Very fine, attractive horseman.
The obverse die had previously been used for the coinage of Dmitri Ivanovich (1605-6), the "False Dmitri", hence the disparity in dates.