Coin of this type with a portrait of Catherine I face left and interrupted the inscription around was produced only in 1726. The circumference of the front and back of a speaker threadlike Kant.On the obverse
is a portrait of Catherine I in profile, face to the left. In a circle the inscription (starting at the top) - "•ЕКАТЕРIНА• IМПЕРАТРИЦА• IСАМОДЕРЖИЦА• ВСЕРОСIИСКАЯ•"The reverse
depicts the coat of arms of the Russian Empire
the first quarter of XVIII century: the double-headed eagle with the lifted wings, crowned by two Imperial crowns, above the same crown but larger. Right Talon the eagle holds a scepter, the left power. In a circle the inscription (starting at the top) - "МОНЕТА* НОВАЯ* ЦЕНА* ПОЛТИНА* 1726"(letters converted basis inside).