Andrew Rublyov

Andrew Rublyov



Andrew Rublyov

Series: Andrei Rublev

Catalogue Number: 5117-0034

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Date of issue: 31.05.2007
Denomination: 100 rubles
Currency: ruble
Metal, finenes: silver, 925/1000
Total weight, G: 1000.00
Diameter, mm: 100,0 (0,80)
Thickness, mm: 15,0 (0,60)
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 Ȼ (BANK OF RUSSIA)] framed by a circle of dots and inscriptions along the rim on top: ɻ (ONE HUNDRED 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 painters figure at work against the background of arches covered with frescoes, above cathedrals cupolas, the sun, the half-moon and stars, to the left and to the right vertical inscriptions and (Andrew and Rublyov), churches and trees, below figures of people, builders, warriers and a saling boat on river.

The artist: A.V. Baklanov,
National Artist of Russia
The sculptor: U.S. Gogol.
Saint Petersburg Mint ()
The edge: 360 corrugations.

In 1408 Andrew Rublyov together with Daniel Chorny created frescos in the Assumption Cathedral in the City of Vladimir (the frescos have survived partially till now) and painted icons for its monumental tree-storeyed iconostasis.

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