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1846 RUSSIA 1 Rouble UNC St. Petersburg Nicholas I

1846 RUSSIA 1 Rouble UNC St. Petersburg Nicholas I
1846 RUSSIA 1 Rouble UNC St. Petersburg Nicholas I
1846 RUSSIA 1 Rouble UNC St. Petersburg Nicholas I
1846 RUSSIA 1 Rouble UNC St. Petersburg Nicholas I

1846 RUSSIA 1 Rouble UNC St. Petersburg Nicholas I

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Nicholas I Russian: I , tr. Nikolay I Pavlovich; 6 July O. 25 June 1796 2 March O. 18 February 1855 was the Emperor of Russia from 1825 until 1855. He was also the King of Poland and Grand Duke of Finland. He is best known as a political conservative whose reign was marked by geographical expansion, repression of dissent, economic stagnation, poor administrative policies, a corrupt bureaucracy, and frequent wars that culminated in Russia's defeat in the Crimean War of 185356. Riasanovsky says that Nicholas displayed determination, singleness of purpose, and an iron will, along with a powerful sense of duty and a dedication to very hard work. He saw himself as a soldiera junior officer totally consumed by spit and polish. A handsome man, he was highly nervous and aggressive.

Trained as an engineer, he was a stickler for minute detail. In his public persona, says Riasanovsky, Nicholas I came to represent autocracy personified: infinitely majestic, determined and powerful, hard as stone, and relentless as fate.

"[1] His reign had an ideology called "Official Nationality that was proclaimed officially in 1833. It was a reactionary policy based on orthodoxy in religion, autocracy in government, and Russian nationalism. [2] He was the younger brother of his predecessor, Alexander I. Nicholas inherited his brother's throne despite the failed Decembrist revolt against him and went on to become the most reactionary of all Russian leaders.

His aggressive foreign policy involved many expensive wars, having a disastrous effect on the empire's finances. He was successful against Russia's neighboring southern rivals as he seized the last territories in the Caucasus held by Persia (comprising modern day Armenia and Azerbaijan) by successfully ending the Russo-Persian War (182628). By now, Russia had gained what is now Dagestan, Georgia, Azerbaijan and Armenia from Persia, and had therefore at last gained the clear upper hand in the Caucasus, both geo-politically as well as territorially.

He ended the Russo-Turkish War (18281829) successfully as well. Later on, however, he led Russia into the Crimean War (185356) with disastrous results. Historians emphasize that his micromanagement of the armies hindered his generals, as did his misguided strategy. Fuller notes that historians have frequently concluded that the reign of Nicholas I was a catastrophic failure in both domestic and foreign policy.

[3] On the eve of his death, the Russian Empire reached its geographical zenith, spanning over 20 million square kilometers (7.7 million square miles), but in desperate need of reform. The item "1846 RUSSIA 1 Rouble UNC St. Petersburg Nicholas I" is in sale since Friday, January 24, 2020. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ World\Europe\Russia\Empire (up to 1917)".

The seller is "redoubt_numismatics" and is located in San Antonio, Texas. This item can be shipped worldwide.

  • Circulated/Uncirculated: Uncirculated
  • Composition: Silver
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: Russian Federation
  • Certification: Uncertified
  • Denomination: 1 Rouble
  • Year: 1846


1846 RUSSIA 1 Rouble UNC St. Petersburg Nicholas I