5 coins in honor of the battles on the Crimean Peninsula during the Great Patriotic War

February 13, 2016
5 coins in honor of the battles on the Crimean Peninsula during the Great Patriotic War

The Bank of Russia December 18, 2015 put into circulation coins 5 rubles "Defense of Sevastopol", "Partisans and underground Crimea", "Crimean strategic offensive operation", "Defense of the adzhimushkay quarry", "Kerch-Eltigen Operation" devoted the heroism of the Soviet soldiers who fought in the Crimean Peninsula in the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945.

Each coin is 25 mm in diameter, is struck from 6 of steel with circulation of 2 000 000 pcs nickel-plated.

obverse design is the same as the coins series "70th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945.", Respectively, are located on the reverse:

  • the relief image of the memorial "of sailors and soldiers", the inscriptions along the rim: "Defense of Sevastopol" and "The Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945.", separated by two asterisks
  • the relief image of the monument to partisans and underground fighters of Crimea in Simferopol, the rim the inscription: "partisans and underground Crimea" and "The Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945.", separated by two asterisks
  • relief image of a fragment of the diorama "Storming the Sapun Mountain May 7, 1944," The inscriptions along the rim: "Crimean strategic offensive operations" and "The Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945.", separated by two asterisks
  • relief image of a fragment of the memorial complex Adzhimushkay quarries, inscriptions along the rim: "defense of the adzhimushkay quarry" and "The Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945.", separated by two asterisks
  • the relief image of the memorial, "Sail", the inscriptions along the rim: "Kerch-Eltigen Operation" and "The Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945.", separated by two asterisks
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