Coin Republic of Bashkortostan

Catalogues

Krause Konros Catalogue number
Y# 972 56.2/46 5514-0042

Authors

Artist A. D. Schablykin
Sculptor A. I. Parfenov

Information

Country Russia
Period Russian Federation (1997-...)
Release date June 1, 2007
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

Coins subjects - Republic of Bashkortostan, who was called in honor of the local indigenous people - Bashkirs. This subject of the federation is on the border of Asia and Europe, in the southern region of the Ural Mountains. Edge became the first Russian national autonomy. It happened a significant event in 1919, when the Bashkir Autonomous Soviet Republic was formed. The formation of the republic took place when the Soviet Union collapsed in 1990. Name of the Republic of Bashkortostan was adopted in 1992.

Bashkortostan is a relatively densely populated republic. There are more than 4 million. Inhabitants. The capital of the federal subject is the city of Ufa. It is home to Bole million. It is worth noting that the country belongs to the key oil-producing regions of the state. In addition, there are many enterprises of chemical and petrochemical industry, and besides electric power and mechanical engineering.

The beautiful region has many lakes and forests. There are wonderful mountain scenery. Many lakes are located parallel to the ridges of the Ural Mountains, therefore have an elongated shape. Water estates are very rich in fish. The largest river - White, or as it is called, Agidel. The reserve Shulgan-Tash has one of the biggest caves of the Ural Mountains - Kapova cave. Its length - 3 km. The highest point of the Southern Urals is a mountain Large Yamantau (1640 m). Translated Yamantau (yamantau) means "evil mountain." The region has a South Ural Reserve. On its territory, and described the mountain is located.

Thanks to the outstanding natural resources and beauty, the Republic of Bashkortostan has received the name of a common noun "Second Switzerland". It is visited by many tourists from around the world.

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 "2007" on the left and the right - stylized twigs of plants going over to the disc.

Reverse description

The image of the emblem of the Republic of Bashkortostan, according to the circumference of the ring - the inscription: at the top - "РОССИЙСКАЯ ФЕДЕРАЦИЯ" at the bottom - "РЕСПУБЛИКА БАШКОРТОСТАН".

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Circulation

Name Uncirculated Proof Average price
MMD, 2007 10,000,000 - Unknown