Coin The 55th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945

Catalogues

Krause Konros Catalogue number
Y# 670 56.2/3 5514-0004

Authors

Artist A. V. Baklanov

Information

Country Russia
Period Russian Federation (1997-...)
Release date June 27, 2000
Weight 8.4 г .
Diameter 27 мм .
Thickness 2.1 мм .
Release Commemorative coins
Series 55 Years of Victory in the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945.
Denomination 10
Currency Russian ruble
Metal Bi-metal (Ring - brass, disk - Melchior)
Orientation Medal
Edge Ribbed with the inscription (300 corrugations and two inscriptions "10 РУБЛЕЙ", separated by two asterisks)
Shape Round

Detailed description

2000 for Russia was marked by a big holiday - the 55th anniversary of Victory in the war against the fascist invaders. This war, which took place over half a century ago, deservedly called the Great Patriotic War. In the victory contributed to every family, every home. Millions of men, women and even children, and fought in the battles fought against the Nazis in partisan detachments, without rest worked on the production of food, ammunition and military equipment, making everything possible and not possible to protect the Fatherland from the terrible misfortune to die under the yoke of the Nazis.

Germany possessed great power, supported by a number of European countries. But the Soviet people, their dedication and heroism was able to turn the war in their favor, pay the Nazis to flee. Thanks to the victory, we were able not only to liberate Europe from the invaders, but also to strengthen its position on the world map. We began to respect and fear the world's major powers. At the cost of huge losses, our ancestors were able to maintain a peaceful life for future generations.

Obverse description

In the center - the designation value of the coin "10 РУБЛЕЙ". Inside of the figure "0" - hidden, visible by turns on changing angle of view of the image numbers "10" and the inscription "РУБЛЕЙ". In the lower part of the disc - the mint trademark. The top of the ring along the rim - the inscription: "БАНК РОССИИ", at the bottom - the date "2000" on the left and the right - stylized twigs of plants going over to the disc.

Reverse description

Images soldier and outline a five-pointed star, passing from a disk onto a ring. The top of the ring along the rim - the inscription: "55 ЛЕТ ВЕЛИКОЙ ПОБЕДЫ" at the bottom - the date "1941" "1945".

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Circulation

Name Uncirculated Proof Average price
MMD, 2000 10,000,000 - Unknown
SPMD, 2000 10,000,000 - Unknown