Latest post of the previous page:On September 1, 2011 the Central Bank of the Russian Federation issues commemorative
coins of precious metals:
- a silver proof coin in denomination of 2 Roubles of the series "Outstanding Personalities of Russia" dedicated to the centennial anniversary of the actor A.I. Raykin,
The description of the coin of precious metals.
The silver proof coin in denomination of 2 Roubles (fine metal content 15.55g, fineness 925/1000, catalogue number 5110-0110, diameter 33.0 mm, mintage 3000 pcs) has the rim raised on both sides of the coins along the circumference.
The obverse: the relief image of the Emblem of the Bank of Russia - the two-headed eagle with wings down, and the semicircular inscription under it "БАНК РОССИИ" (BANK OF RUSSIA), framed by a circle of beads. The inscriptions along the rim divided by dots indicate the denomination of the coin "ДВА РУБЛЯ" (TWO ROUBLES) and the year of issue "2011", between them - the indication of the metal according to the D.I. Mendeleyev Periodic System of Elements, the purity, the trade mark of Saint-Petersburg mint and the fine precious metal content.
The reverse side depicts a portrait of "A.I.RAYKIN" and a theatrical curtain to the right of it. The inscription "А.И.РАЙКИН" and the dates "1911" and "1987" in two lines are also delineated on the obverse.
The edge of the coin is corrugated.
The edge of the coins is corrugated.