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Information Notice

On issuing of commemorative coins of precious and non precious metals

On May 5, 2014 the Central Bank of the Russian Federation issues commemorative coins of:

Precious metals:

  • A silver proof coin in denomination of 3 Roubles - «The Tkhaba-Yerdy Church, Republic of Ingushetia» (catalogue number 5111-0277) of the series «Architectural Monuments of Russia»;

Base metals:

  • In denomination of 10 Roubles – «Republic of Ingushetia» of the series «The Russian Federation» and «Vyborg» of the series «Towns of Martial Glory».

Description of the coin of precious metals:

A silver proof coin in denomination of 3 Roubles (fine metal content 31.1 g, fineness 925/1000, diameter 39.0 mm, mintage 5000 pcs), has the rim raised on both sides of the coin along the circumference. The edge of the coin is corrugated.

The obverse: a relief image of the Emblem of the Bank of Russia - a two-headed eagle with wings down, and a semicircular inscription under it «БАНК РОССИИ» (BANK OF RUSSIA), framed with a circle of beads. Inscriptions along the rim divided by dots indicate the denomination of the coin «ТРИ РУБЛЯ» (THREE ROUBLES) and the year of issue «2014», between them - an indication of the metal according to D.I. Mendeleyev Periodic System of Elements, purity, trade mark of the Moscow mint and fine precious metal content.

The reverse side of the coin bears arelief image of the Tkhaba-Yerdy Church. There are inscriptions along the circumference – «ИНГУШЕТИЯ» (INGUSHETIA) at the top and «ХРАМ ТХАБА-ЕРДЫ» (THE TKHABA-YERDY CHURCH) at the bottom.

Description of the coins of base metals:

A coin «Republic of Ingushetia» is combined, 27.0 mm in diameter and consists of two parts – a disc made of white metal and an outer ring around the disc made of yellow metal. The coin has the rim raised on both sides of the coin along the circumference. The edge of the coin is corrugated and has an inscription «ДЕСЯТЬ РУБЛЕЙ» (TEN ROUBLES) recurring twice and divided by asterisks.

The obverse: in the upper part of the coin there is an inscription along the rim: «БАНК РОССИИ» (BANK OF RUSSIA), in the lower part - the year of issue «2014». On the left and on the right sides of the outer ring of the coin there are stylized images of laurel and oak twigs respectively, going over to the disc. In the center of the disc there is an indication of the face value of the coin «10 РУБЛЕЙ» (10 ROUBLES) in two lines. Inside the figure «0» there is a protective element in the form of the figure «10» and an inscription «РУБ» (RUB) visible when changing angles of vision. In the lower part of the disc there is a mint trademark.

The reverse side of the coinhasan image of the Republic of Ingushetia emblem placed on the disc. There are inscriptions on the ring along the circumference - «РОССИЙСКАЯ ФЕДЕРАЦИЯ» (THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION) at the top and «РЕСПУБЛИКА ИНГУШЕТИЯ» (REPUBLIC OF INGUSHETIA) at the bottom.

A coin «Vyborg» is 22.0 mm in diameter, yellow in colour and has the rim raised on both sides of the coin along the circumference. The edge of the coin is corrugated, each section contains different number of corrugations alternating with smooth sections.

The obverse: in the upper part of the coin there is an inscription along the rim: «БАНК РОССИИ» (BANK OF RUSSIA), in the lower part - the year of issue «2014». On the left and on the right there are stylized images of laurel and oak twigs respectively. In the center of the disc there is an indication of the face value of the coin «10 РУБЛЕЙ» (10 ROUBLES) in two lines. Inside the figure «0» there is a protective element in the form of the figure «10» and an inscription «РУБ» (RUB) visible when changing angles of vision. In the lower part of the disc there is a mint trademark.

The reverse side of the coin depictsa relief image of Vyborg emblem. There are inscriptions along the circumference - «ГОРОДА ВОИНСКОЙ СЛАВЫ» (TOWNS OF MARTIAL GLORY) at the top and «ВЫБОРГ» (VYBORG) at the bottom.

The mintage of the coins is 10000000 pcs of each design.

The coins are legal tender of the Russian Federation. They are obligatory for acceptance for all kinds of payments without any restrictions at their face value.

28 April 2014

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