The Year of Human Rights in the Russian Federation

The Year of Human Rights in the Russian Federation

The Year of Human Rights in the Russian Federation

Catalogue Number: 5111-0064

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Date of issue: 10.12.1998
Denomination: 3 rubles
Currency: ruble
Metal, finenes: silver, 900/1000
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 center the Emblem of the Bank of Russia (the two-headed eagle designed by I.Bilibin, lower the semicircular inscription Ȼ (BANK OF RUSSIA) framed by a circle of dots and inscriptions along the rim: at the top ߻ (THREE RUBLES), at the bottom 1998, 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: the picture of a group of people against the background of the outlines of the geographic map of Russia, in the foreground a manuscript with the inscription ߻ (THE CONSTITUTION), lower - a quill. The inscription along the rim: Ȼ (THE YEAR OF HUMAN RIGHTS IN THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION).

The artist: A.A. Kolodkin
The sculptor: A.S. Khazov
Moscow Mint (M)
The edge: 300 corrugations

According to the UN General Assembly Resolution the year 1998, which is the year of the 50th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, was declared as the Year of Human Rights. The Declaration proclaims the individual rights, civil and political rights and freedoms as well as social and economical rights.