The Millennium of Founding the City of Kazan

The Millennium of Founding the City of Kazan

The Millennium of Founding the City of Kazan

Series: The Millennium of Founding the City of Kazan

Catalogue Number: 5117-0028

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Date of issue: 01.06.2005
Denomination: 100 rubles
Currency: ruble
Metal, finenes: silver, 925/1000
Total weight, G: 1000.00
Diameter, mm: 100,00 (0,80)
Thickness, mm: 15,0 (0,60)
Mintage, pcs: 3000
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 ɻ (ONE HUNDRED RUBLES), at the bottom the year of issue 2005, the letters to the left indicate the metal sign and the fineness, to the right the fine metal content and the mint trade mark.

The reverse: in the cartouche, against the background of the Kazan city outlines an oriental Mausoleum, to the right a warriors figure, in the background to the left akhans Mausoleum and a small minaret, to the right the Black Chamber. The inscription along the rim on the matted field of a national ornament ۻ (GREAT BOLGARIANS).

The Artist: A.D. Schablykin.
The Sculptor: A.A. Dolgopolova.
ST. Petersburg Mint ().
The Edge: 300 Corrugations.

The Historical and Archaeological Reserve Great Bulgarians is situated in Tatarstan, there, where therests of Bolgar town used to be the capital of medievalState of Volzhsko-Kamskaya Bolgaria formed in the Xth century in the area of the Middle Volga and Kamarivers.