RUSSIA GOMEL ZEMSTVO 5 rubli no date (1918) R-19822


RUSSIA, GOMEL ZEMSTVO, 5 rubli, no date (1918), Face: black in pink, sunrise, Back: blue-green, local arms, R-19822, aF

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Russia started making paper money in the 18th century. Generally speaking, during the Empire the relationship of paper to gold was, shall we say, fraught. There was a great outpouring of local notes during the Revolution and the Civil War, and again in the last years of the Soviet Union and a few years after.