Coin The organizer of the partisan movement Vasilisa Kozhina

Catalogues

Krause Konros Catalogue number
Y# 1401 55.3/14 5710-0011

Authors

Художник аверса A. V. Baklanov
Художник реверса A. D. Schablykin
Sculptor A. I. Molostov

Information

Country Russia
Period Russian Federation (1997-...)
Release date September 23, 2012
Weight 5 г .
Diameter 23 мм .
Thickness 1.8 мм .
Release Commemorative coins
Series The generals and heroes of the Patriotic War of 1812
Denomination 2
Currency Russian ruble
Metal Nickel Plated Steel
Orientation Medal
Edge Ribber with smooth sections (Corrugations 84, divided into 12 equal portions, alternating with areas 12 smooth)
Shape Round

Detailed description

Vasilisa Kozhin - national hero of the Patriotic War of 1812, ordinary Russian woman, a farmer, who led the peasant partisan group of women and adolescents.

During Napoleon's retreat from Russia partisan unit under the command of its armed only with axes, scythes and pitchforks, he attacked the French troops, captured prisoners and handed them over to the regular Russian army.

Obverse description

In the center - the denomination of the coin in two lines: "2 РУБЛЯ", below - the inscription: "БАНК РОССИИ", under it - the year of issue "2012", the left and right - the stylized branch plants, right at the edge - the trademark of the coin yard.

Reverse description

Bust relief portrait Vasilisa Kozhina down at the edge of a broad belt - the inscription: "ВАСИЛИСА КОЖИНА".

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Circulation

Name Uncirculated Proof Average price
MMD, 2012 5,000,000 - Unknown