Coin Battle at Kulma
|Художник аверса||E. V. Kramskaya|
|Художник реверса||L. A. Evdokimova|
|Sculptor||A. V. Sukhorukov|
|Period||Russian Federation (1997-...)|
|Release date||September 8, 2012|
|Weight||6 г .|
|Diameter||25 мм .|
|Thickness||1.8 мм .|
|Series||Battles and significant events the war of 1812 and foreign campaigns of the Russian Army 1813-1814|
|Metal||Nickel Plated Steel|
|Edge||Ribbed with smooth sections (12 sections on the 5 reefs)|
Having achieved success and victories in the struggle against Napoleon, in 1813, Russia received support in the face of Prussia. The initial successes of associates 6 anti-French coalition replaced lesions, which were applied became strong fighting force Bonaparte.
After the defeat of the coalition housings August 27, 1813 in Dresden battle allied troops began to retreat through the mountains in the direction of Mine Kulm town. Russian regiments led by Osterman-Tolstoy, in a mountain gorge his troops fought the whole day with the French, under the command of General Vandamme. Only the next day - 30th August 1813 - to the aid of Russian forces arrived in Chief Barclay de Tolly.
During the protracted battle debilitating connection Vandam managed to partially capture and defeat. He became a prisoner of war, and General Vandamme. As a result of combat troops from Kulma Bonaparte went to Leipzig.
In the center - the denomination of the coin in two lines: "5 РУБЛЕЙ", below - the inscription: "БАНК РОССИИ", under it - the year of issue "2012", the left and right - the stylized branch plants, right at the edge - the trademark of the coin yard.
In the center - the relief image of the monument installed near the place of the battle, along the edge along the rim - inscriptions, separated by two points at the top, "СРАЖЕНИЕ У КУЛЬМА", below: "ЗАРУБЕЖНЫЕ ПОХОДЫ РУССКОЙ АРМИИИ 1813-1814 ГОДОВ".