10 rubles, dedicated to the city of Taganrog
Another coin from the series "Cities of Military Glory" minted in honor of the city of Taganrog. Data from this numismatic products do not differ from other products in this series. The coin is made of steel and plated brass.
Taganrog was founded in 1698 on the coast of the Sea of Azov by Peter I. The favorable geographical position facilitates the rapid development and prosperity of the city. At the beginning of the XVIII century Taganrog was actually the largest Russian port. Actively develop the city and the Empress Catherine II and Emperor Alexander III. Today, Taganrog modern developed city with a population of more than 250 thousand people. Taganrog in the Rostov region is the second largest in size.
During the Second World War the city was more than two years in the occupation. In the history of the war came with a powerful underground. It has made a huge contribution to the liberation from German occupation of Taganrog. Currently Taganrog develops quickly and is a scientific, industrial and cultural center of our country. In 2011 "City of Military Glory" was awarded the status of Taganrog.
The coin is minted in dignity 10 ruble, is the quality of the active site. Coin gold color metal steel plated brass, diameter 22 mm, product weight 5.63 g, coin is issued a circulation of 10 million pieces.
On the front side in the center of the coin there is the image par, and the left and right hand struck the oak and laurel branches. Semicircle at the top of uppercase letters minted "BANK OF RUSSIA". Below is the release date of the coin and the Mint logo.
The flip side of the product is decorated with the coat of arms of the city of Taganrog. In the upper part of the reverse engraved name of the product series. Under the coat of arms of capital letters coined the name of the city.