Coin Penza region

Catalogues

Krause Konros Catalogue number
Y# 1566 56.2/85 5514-0083

Authors

Artist A. D. Schablykin
Sculptor Computer modelling

Information

Country Russia
Period Russian Federation (1997-...)
Release date March 25, 2014
Weight 8.4 г .
Diameter 27 мм .
Thickness 2.1 мм .
Release Commemorative coins
Series Russian Federation
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

One of the subjects of the Volga federal district - Penza region - the day of his birth finds 4 February 1939 Territory region geographically belong to the western and central parts of the Volga Uplands, the total area of regional land exceeds 43 thousand square kilometers..

Residents of the Penza region are about 1 million. 400 thousand. Man, they belong to more than one hundred nations and nationalities. The most numerous nationality - a Russian, also live here Chuvash, Mordvinians, Tatars, Belarusians, Armenians, Ukrainians and others.

On behalf of the city of Penza - administrative center of the region got its name - the Penza. Penza itself, an ancient fortress city in the south-western outskirts of the Russian state (Wild Field), was founded in 1663 by the decree of the second representative of the Romanov dynasty of Tsar Alexei Mikhailovich. Because of Merit for the Fatherland in 1781 Penza had complained about the emblem. Today it is - one of the oldest city in the coats of arms of the Russian Federation.

Penza region - an important component of the Volga economic region, of which it was introduced in 1961. The convenient geographical location, transport links and successful cooperation with other nearby industrial centers can actively develop the economy in the Penza region with the use of imported raw materials and fuels.

The rich natural environment: more than 200 rivers, black earth, rich fauna, as well as development of industrial production: engineering, metallurgy, construction, light industry make the area completely independent in food and economic terms.

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 of "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 "2014" on the left and the right - stylized twigs of plants going over to the disc.

Reverse description

Emblem of the Penza region, along the rim - inscriptions: at the top - "РОССИЙСКАЯ ФЕДЕРАЦИЯ" at the bottom - "ПЕНЗЕНСКАЯ ОБЛАСТЬ".

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Circulation

Name Uncirculated Proof Average price
SPMD, 2014 10,000,000 - Unknown