The new 10-ruble coin of Russia with the image of Khabarovsk

November 24, 2015
The new 10-ruble coin of Russia with the image of Khabarovsk

November 24, 2015 the Central Bank of Russia initiated the putting into circulation new coins of the series "Cities of Military Glory" in honor of the city of Khabarovsk.

On the obverse is engraved desyatirublёvki denomination framed by oak and laurel branches the right to the left. At the bottom of the front side of the coin is mint mark St. Petersburg.

The reverse of the coin dedicated to Khabarovsk, engraved coat of arms of the city. This is an image of two bears that keep both sides of the shield with the image of forked cross. It symbolizes the location of Khabarovsk, where the Ussuri river flows into the Amur. The fish symbolizes the main wealth of the land and the main occupation of the residents of Khabarovsk - fishing.

Commemorative coin has the quality of "Unc". The diameter of 22 mm and a weight of 5.65, the metal of which made desyatirublёvka - steel, brass lacquered. Circulation coins 10 million copies.

Khabarovsk City was founded in 1893. Initially, he played the role of the military post of the Amur Military District. This long period of time determined by the development of the city. During the Civil War and the intervention of foreign troops in Primorye, Khabarovsk, some time was a front-line city. There were fierce fighting. During World War II, Khabarovsk was a major training center for military action against imperialist Japan.

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