Coin Naro-Fominsk

Catalogues

Krause Konros Catalogue number
Y# 1453 55.02/27 5714-0026

Authors

Sculptor A. N. Bessonov
Artist A. A. Brynza

Information

Country Russia
Period Russian Federation (1997-...)
Release date July 25, 2013
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

German aggressors in the summer of 41-year plan to fast capture of Moscow. Taking Naro-Fominsk it was listed in the plan as a strategically important point. "Wicket capital" is often referred to him by the Germans. The city began preparing for the defense - formed reserves of ammunition and food, build fortifications and dug.

The battle for ownership of the Naro-Fominsk fastened in October 1941. enemy aircraft began bombing the city. The streets do fires, the house exploded, forming blockages. It was lost communications, destroyed water supply systems. The enemies were able to capture some of Naro-Fominsk to the southwest of Nara River.

The latest attempt to break through the Soviet defenses to Moscow Nazis wanted to carry out in early December. Naro-Fominsk district, these attempts were unsuccessful, Hitler's henchmen had to leave their positions. Monument Cannon at the Kiev highway established in memory of the storming of the city of Russian soldiers on December 26.

By evening, the Nazis left the devastated city. The destruction of the monuments were more than 50% of residential buildings, public utility network. Textile factory in ruins. The Nazis exterminated and residents of the region. They killed and tortured more than 1,800 people, crippled more than 600, 300 people were ferried into slavery.

Chapter Naro-Fominsk district in May 2009, Russian President presented a certificate confirming the right to the city called "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 "2013" on the left - a stylized image of a laurel branch, the right - oak.

Reverse description

Coat of arms of the city of Naro-Fominsk, above it, on the ribbon - the semicircular inscription: "ГОРОДА ВОИНСКОЙ СЛАВЫ", at the bottom, along the rim - the inscription: "НАРО-ФОМИНСК".

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Circulation

Name Uncirculated Proof Average price
SPMD, 2013 10,000,000 - Unknown