Coin Russian Federation Armed Forces


Krause Konros Catalogue number
Y# 754 56.2/15 5514-0009


Artist A. V. Baklanov
Artist E. V. Kramskaya
Sculptor V. I. Markov


Country Russia
Period Russian Federation (1997-...)
Release date November 16, 2002
Weight 8.4 г .
Diameter 27 мм .
Thickness 2.1 мм .
Release Commemorative coins
Series 200 years of education in the Russian ministries
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 Ministry of Defence is the government body of all areas of the country's defense. As an executive body, it is implementing military policy and supervises the activities of the army.

The first Russian state command and control agencies have been Discharge orders. Founded in the 18th century, the Military College was established in order to centralize command PATH forces of the country. In September 1802 Emperor Alexander I board was subjected to reorganization. Educated Ministry in the thirties of the 20th century brought together in the Russian Empire, the management of all parts of the ground troops.

Significant changes undergone agency after the revolutionary events in Russia. Together with the new communist state appeared, and a new state institute coordinating defense policies. Authority over the years changed its name from its composition peck sea direction. Particular importance was attached to the Defence during military operations.

Recent years have been marked by a large-scale reforms in the armed forces. Activities AE Serdyukov in this direction continues, Army General Sergei Shoigu, who is a minister from November 2012.

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 "2002" on the left and the right - stylized twigs of plants going over to the disc.

Reverse description

In the center - the emblem of the Russian armed forces along the rim - the inscription: "ВООРУЖЕННЫЕ СИЛЫ РОССИЙСКОЙ ФЕДЕРАЦИИ".




Name Uncirculated Proof Average price
MMD, 2002 5,000,000 - Unknown