Coin Ministry of Education of the Russian Federation


Krause Konros Catalogue number
Y# 748 56.2/14 5514-0015


Artist A. V. Baklanov
Artist E. V. Kramskaya
Sculptor V. N. Pitev


Country Russia
Period Russian Federation (1997-...)
Release date November 15, 2002
Weight 8.4 г .
Diameter 27 мм .
Thickness 2.1 мм .
Release Commemorative coins
Series 200 years of education in the Russian ministries
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

The Russian Ministry of Education began counting its history, September 8, 1802-year. On the auspicious day of Alexander I issued a decree on the establishment of a unified system of the executive branch. Along with others, created as the Ministry of Education, whose main task was the education of the younger generations and the development of science in the Russian state.

Office supervised the activities of schools, public libraries and schools, publishing houses and periodicals of the Academy of Sciences, museums, and universities. Do not subject to its jurisdiction only spiritual and military schools.

New Office of Education was made a lot of work on the design and alignment of holistic continuity of the education system of the younger children and youth. It is thanks to him in Russia were known to teachers and educators, Russian scientists began to learn the names of all the enlightened world.

After the events of 1917, the Ministry was renamed the People's Commissar for Education. At the forefront of education were such problems: the elimination of illiteracy, the unification of previously existing schools, the opening in universities rabfaki.

Under the authority of the modern Ministry of Education and Science, there are many issues: education, science, education, innovation and scientific and technological progress, the problem of custody and guardianship of minors, social programs, youth support and protection, development of science and centers of high regional technology, youth policy, nano technology and other issues of the day.

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 "РУБ". 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 "2002" on the left and the right - stylized twigs of plants going over to the disc.

Reverse description

In the center - the logo of the Ministry of Education of the Russian Federation, along the rim - the inscription: "МИНИСТЕРСТВО ОБРАЗОВАНИЯ РОССИЙСКОЙ ФЕДЕРАЦИИ".




Name Uncirculated Proof Average price
MMD, 2002 5,000,000 - Unknown