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Old Russian Currency

The three from this out of circulation Russian three ruble note caught my attention for it’s ornamentation and nested roman numerals. I separated out the three and placed it against a black background to call closer attention to the form.

Russian Currency

Russian Currency





  1. Don't Believe the Type says:

    I love this blog.

  2. eowens says:

    Thanks for the good post!

  3. Billee D. says:

    Beautiful… :-)

  4. Sarah says:

    These are great!

    I enjoy reading your blog, but links to the original sources would be handy.

  5. Ty Wilkins says:

    Sarah – In this case Type Theory is the original source. I scanned the three ruble note and posted it. Whenever possible I try to include links to original sources. Thanks for the feedback.

  6. sachinIND says:


    i’ve this banknote in my collection

    thanks and regards

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