Coin Malgobek

Catalogues

Krause Konros Catalogue number
Y# 1318 55.02/6 5714-0006

Authors

Artist A. A. Brynza
Sculptor Computer modelling

Information

Country Russia
Period Russian Federation (1997-...)
Release date September 26, 2011
Weight 5.63 г .
Diameter 22 мм .
Thickness 2.2 мм .
Release Commemorative coins
Series Cities of Military Glory
Denomination 10
Currency Russian ruble
Metal Brass plated Steel
Orientation Medal
Edge Ribber with smooth sections (6 sections 5 and 6 of the reef sections 7 riffs, interspersed with smooth sections 12)
Shape Round

Detailed description

July 1942 marked the beginning of the onset of Nazi troops in the Caucasus. August 25, 1942 the Germans entered in Mozdok, occupied Cool.

Further, their progress has been less significant. Attempts to advance along the railway connection Cool-Ordzhonikidze failed. Forcing Terek 2 September aggressor army gave an opportunity to move to ten-distance south of Mozdok (with significant losses).

September 12, after a 4-month-long siege, they only partially took Malgobek. Unable even to go a step further, we began to organize the defense. This saved the Terrible with Baku.

After defeating the enemy at Stalingrad in January 1943, our forces moved on to active offensive operations and 24 January liberated Malgobek. Presidential Decree of 08.10.2007 him for the heroic efforts of local people awarded the title of City of Military Glory.

Obverse description

In the center - the denomination 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 "РУБ". In the circle along the rim - the inscription at the top: "БАНК РОССИИ", at the bottom - the date "2011" on the left - a stylized image of a laurel branch, the right - oak.

Reverse description

Coat of arms of the city of Malgobek, on him, on the ribbon - the semicircular inscription: "ГОРОДА ВОИНСКОЙ СЛАВЫ", at the bottom, along the rim - the inscription: "МАЛГОБЕК".

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Circulation

Name Uncirculated Proof Average price
SPMD, 2011 10,000,000 - Unknown