Coin Saratov region


Krause Konros Catalogue number
Y# 1567 56.2/87 5514-0084


Artist A. D. Schablykin
Sculptor Computer modelling


Country Russia
Period Russian Federation (1997-...)
Release date May 4, 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

The territories of the former Saratov region from 12.05.1936 was reorganized in the Saratov region. Now the area is one of the administrative units of the Volga Federal District.

Saratov region occupies an area of the Lower Volga region and, accordingly, the south-eastern part of the East European Plain. The Volga River is the main artery of the area. The total area of the regional land exceeds 101 thousand. Square kilometers, living in Saratov region for nearly two and a half million people.

The administrative center is Saratov - a city with an ancient and rich history. One of the city's outskirts, where the village Uvek, at the time of the Golden Horde was the territory of the 3rd to the significance of the Mongol city. It is famous for its palaces, water system, mint.

The construction of the Russian fortress of Saratov Governor Prince Zasekin and strelets head Turov began in summer 1590. After half a century of Saratov garrison had before to four hundred archers.

After 100 years since the founding, in 1780, the territories of the former fortress and surrounding lands Saratov governorship was founded, which included the number nine counties. After a couple years of governorship it was transformed in the Saratov province. At the beginning of the 19th century Saratov had the status of an important provincial town, it was an important center of trade and agricultural production.

In the Soviet period, the primordial husbandry and small-scale craft production in the Saratov region was replaced by a developed industry and a major industry for the processing of agricultural products. The area of the first in Soviet Russia started production of natural gas and development of petrochemical industries.

Today the subject of the Russian Federation - Saratov Oblast - an important industrial and agricultural center. Here modern intensive production work: aircraft, chemical fiber, motors, diesel fuel, auto parts, heavy engineering, food industry and so on.

An important role in the economic and commercial relations of the region belongs to the transport system: a river, railway, automotive.

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 Saratov region, along the rim - inscriptions: at the top - "РОССИЙСКАЯ ФЕДЕРАЦИЯ" at the bottom - "САРАТОВСКАЯ ОБЛАСТЬ".




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