Coin Solikamsk

Catalogues

Krause Konros Catalogue number
Y# 1283 56.2/78 5514-0076

Authors

Sculptor F. S. Andronov
Artist S. V. Sutyagin
Sculptor A. A. Dolgopolova

Information

Country Russia
Period Russian Federation (1997-...)
Release date April 17, 2011
Weight 8.4 г .
Diameter 27 мм .
Thickness 2.1 мм .
Release Commemorative coins
Series The ancient cities of Russia
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

Solikamsk City was founded in the first half of the fifteenth century came from Vologda, tradespeople Kalinnikova. They were engaged in salt production, and in 1430 found for your fishing rich salt reserves at the confluence of place Usolka and Kama rivers. salt extraction for centuries was the main branch of the economy of Solikamsk.

In 1472, the year the Perm region is attached to the Moscow State, and together with it and Solikamsk. This period of extensive development of the Perm region. In 1597, the year was built Verkhotursky (Babinov) road linking the Central Russia and Siberia. Solikamsk was the largest city on the transit route, the capital of the Province of Solikamsk.

Almost two centuries Solikamsk - a large industrial, cultural and administrative center of the vast region. He was called "the capital of Salt." In 1731, the year here was built the first plant in Russia Trinity smelting copper, and Demidov laid the country's first greenhouse. Then there were stone buildings, created a unique architectural style of the city, has come down to our days.

Solikamsk today - the third largest city in the region. This is a big industrial and administrative center. Its population - about one hundred thousand people. Huge reserves of potash, potassium and magnesium, chlorides and other salts cause the development of the mining and chemical industries, production of fertilizers. Products Solikamsk enterprises sold in many states 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 "2011" on the left and the right - stylized twigs of plants going over to the disc.

Reverse description

Architectural panorama of the city at the top - coat of arms of the town of Solikamsk, according to the circumference of the ring - the inscription at the top: "ДРЕВНИЕ ГОРОДА РОССИИ", below: "СОЛИКАМСК".

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Circulation

Name Uncirculated Proof Average price
SPMD, 2011 5,000,000 - Unknown