in the center - the Emblem of the Bank of Russia (the two-headed eagle designed by I.Bilibin, lower - the semicircular inscription - "БАНК РОССИИ" (BANK OF RUSSIA) framed by a circle of dots and inscriptions along the rim: at the top - "ОДИН РУБЛЬ" (ONE RUBLE), at the bottom - "2000", the letters to the left indicate the metal sign and the fineness, to the right - the fine metal content and the mint trade mark.
the picture of a leopard runner. The inscription at the top along the rim: "ЛЕОПАРДОВЫЙ ПОЛОЗ" (THE LEOPARD RUNNER).
The artist : A.S Kunats
The sculptor: A.S Kunats
St. Petersburg Mint (СПМД)
The edge: 252 corrugations
The leopard runner (Elaphe situla Linneaus) inhabits the South seaside of the Crimea and is protected by the State.