The 225th Anniversary of the Founding the First Russian Insurance Institution

The 225th Anniversary of the Founding the First Russian Insurance Institution

The 225th Anniversary of the Founding the First Russian Insurance Institution

Catalogue Number: 5111-0224

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Date of issue: 13.12.2011
Denomination: 3 rubles
Currency: ruble
Metal, finenes: silver, 925/1000
Total weight, G: 31.10
Diameter, mm: 39,00 (±0,30)
Thickness, mm: 3,30 (±0,35)
Mintage, pcs: 3000
Proof: Proof
Description

The obverse: in the centre - the emblem of the Bank of Russia [the two-headed eagle with wings down, under it - the semicircular inscription "БАНК РОССИИ" (BANK OF RUSSIA)] framed by a circle of dots and inscriptions along the rim - on top: "ТРИ РУБЛЯ" (THREE RUBLES), below: to the left - indications of the precious metal and its fineness, in the centre - the year of issue "2011 г." (2011), to the right - the fine metal content and the mint trade mark.

The reverse: in the centre of the coin disc - a goose-quill surrounded by the pictures of emblems of five Russian insurance companies of the late XIX-early XX centuries (The Second Russian Fire Insurance Society, "Salamander", "Yakorj", Zemstvo Insurance Society of Nizhny Novgorod Province, the Northern Insurance Society), to the right below - the monogram of Ekaterina II, the circular inscription along the rim: "225-ЛЕТИЕ СО ДНЯ ОСНОВАНИЯ ПЕРВОГО РОССИЙСКОГО СТРАХОВОГО УЧРЕЖДЕНИЯ" (THE 225TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE FOUNDING THE FIRST RUSSIAN INSURANCE INSTITUTION).

The artists: A.A. Brynza.
The sculptors: A.V. Chernousov.
Mint: Moscow Mint (MМД).
The edge: 300 corrugations.