Coin Republic of Ingushetia

Catalogues

Krause Konros Catalogue number
Y# 1568 56.2/88 5514-0085

Authors

Artist A. D. Schablykin
Sculptor A. N. Bessonov

Information

Country Russia
Period Russian Federation (1997-...)
Release date June 21, 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

Happy Birthday Ingushetia - the Russian Federation - is considered the 4th June 1992 The Republic is located in the northern foothills of the Greater Caucasus, has common borders with Chechnya and the North Ossetian Republic. Borders also with the neighboring country - Georgia. The total area of national territory is about 3.6 million square kilometers.

Ingushetia's population comes to nearly half a million people, it is - the representatives of more than seventy nationalities. But the vast majority of the inhabitants, more than 80% - still the indigenous Ingush. It is believed that the name of the Russian ethnicity emerged as a derivative from the name of an ancient village Angusht.

Ingushetia has elevated and mountainous terrain, divided by gorges and valleys. The highest mountain in the republic -. Dining room with a height of 2993 m Caucasus river Sunzha, Assa and Terek occur on the territory of Ingushetia, fueling the fertile black soil.

In spite of the continental nature of the climate, it is significantly different in the valleys and highlands. Due to this diversity of climatic and soil conditions in Ingushetia crop intensively developed. Agricultural land accounts for 60% of the total area, with up to half of farmland set aside for arable land. Another important direction of development of agriculture in Ingushetia - livestock, including dairy and meat cattle breeding.

The most important natural wealth of the republic - the forest.. 140 thousand hectares of deciduous forest areas contain valuable timber species:. Sycamores, oaks, beeches and other Alpine republic's rivers have a great hydropower potential. They are a source of clean drinking water. In addition, Ingushetia is rich in medicinal thermal and mineral waters.

Natural raw oil and gas reserves are represented by layers, different kinds of stone as a building material: limestone, dolomite, marble and marble-like materials, brick clays. Present and rare earth metals.

Hydrocarbons in Ingushetia mined for 100 years - since 1915 - the opening of neftezalezhey in the Malgobek district. In the middle of the last century, oil has risen sharply and is currently the main link in the fuel and energy complex of the republic.

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

The image of the emblem of the Republic of Ingushetia, along the rim - inscriptions: at the top - "РОССИЙСКАЯ ФЕДЕРАЦИЯ" at the bottom - "РЕСПУБЛИКА ИНГУШЕТИЯ".

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Circulation

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