The Marines

The Marines

Series: Armed Forces of the Russian Federation

Catalogue Number: 5109-0070

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Date of issue: 01.07.2005
Denomination: 1 ruble
Currency: ruble
Metal, finenes: silver, 925/1000
Total weight, G: 7.78
Diameter, mm: 25,00 (0,20)
Thickness, mm: 2,20 (0,20)
Mintage, pcs: 10000
Proof: proof

The obverse: in the centre the Emblem of the Bank of Russia [the two-headed eagle with wings down, lower the semicircular inscription Ȼ (BANK OF RUSSIA)] framed by a circle of dots and inscriptions along the rim: at the top ܻ (ONE RUBLE), at the bottom the year of issue 2005, the letters to the left indicate the metal signand the fineness, to the right the fine metal content and the mint trade mark.

The reverse: he image of the Navy Emblem of the Armed Forcesof the Russian Federation. The inscription at the bottom along the rim (THE MARINES).

The Artist: E.V. Kramskaya.
The Sculptor: A.I. Molostov.
Moscow Mint (M). 
The Edge: 200 Corrugations.

By the Edict of November 16, 1705 Peter I laid the foundation of forming the sea soldiers regiment to perform the boarding, landing and troop duties on the Baltic Fleet ships.