Horse and rider, "M" below / "TSAR I VELIKIY KNYAZ MICHAIL FYODOROVICH VSEYA RUSI" ("Tsar and Grand Duke Michail Fyodorovich of All Russia"). 14mmx10mm, 0.43 grams. Yaroslavl mint, minted February-October 1613. Grishin #320. SKU Q145-35929
In the late 1611 a popluar uprsing against the Polish rule started in Nizhny Novgorod, shifting to Yaroslavl in February 1612. The rebels minted coins in the name of the last Rurikovich - the late Fyodor Ivanovich (in 1612 and early 1613). Later, coins in the name of Mikhail Fyodorovich were minted as well.
Please visit our ebay store for more interesting ancient coins: http://stores.ebay.com/Numismall-ACC-coins
Unconditionally guaranteed to be authentic.