Andrew Rublyov

Andrew Rublyov

Andrew Rublyov

Series: Andrei Rublev

Catalogue Number: 5111-0159

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Date of issue: 31.05.2007
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

The obverse: in the centre the emblem of the Bank of Russia [the two-headed eagle with wings down, under it the semicircular inscription Ȼ (BANK OF RUSSIA)] framed by a circle of dots and inscriptions along the rim on top: ߻ (THREE RUBLES), below: to the left indications of the precious metal and its fineness, in the centre the year of issue 2007 . (2007), to the right the fine metal content and the mint trade mark.

The reverse: in the centre the image of the icon The Annunciation, to the right and to the left of it the vertical inscriptions and (Andrew and Rublyov) and stylized vegetable ornament.

The artist: A.V. Baklanov, National Artist of Russia
The sculptors: A.V. Baklanov, A.D. Schablykin.
Saint Petersburg Mint ()
The edge: 300 corrugations.

The icon The Annunciation is a part of the festal order of the iconostasis of the Trinity Cathedral of the Holy Trinity-Saint Sergius Lavra. It was created by Andrew Rublyov in 1425-1427.