2 Rubles L.I. Yashin

Features

Country Russia
Period Russian Federation (1991-date)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 2010
Value 2 Rubles
2 RUB = 0.027 USD
Currency Ruble (1998-date)
Composition Silver (.925)
Weight 17 g
Diameter 33 mm
Thickness 2.40 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
References Y# 1193,
  • Richard S. Yeoman, Arthur L. Friedberg; 2007. A Catalog of Modern World Coins: 1850-1964 (14th edition). Whitman Publishing Company, Atlanta, USA. ISBN 9780794820565.
  • Richard S. Yeoman, Arthur L. Friedberg, Ira Friedberg; 1988. Current Coins of the World (8th edition). Coin & Currency Institute, Clifton, USA. ISBN 9780871848017.
CBR# 5110-0100
Central Bank of Russia (http://old.cbr.ru/eng/Bank-notes_coins/)

Commemorative issue

Series: Outstanding Sportsmen of Russia (Football)

Series: Outstanding Sportsmen of Russia

Obverse

In the centre - the emblem of the Bank of Russia [the two-headed eagle with wings down, under it - the semicircular inscription "БАНК РОССИИ" (BANK OF RUSSIA)] framed by a circle of dots and inscriptions along the rim - on top: "ДВА РУБЛЯ" (TWO RUBLES), below: to the left - indications of the precious metal and its fineness, in the centre - the year of issue "2010 г." (2010), to the right - the fine metal content and the mint trade mark.

Lettering:
ДВА РУБЛЯ
БАНК РОССИИ
• Ag 925 • 2010 г. • 15,55 СПМД

Translation:
Two Rubles
Bank of Russia
SPMD

Reverse

To the left - the stylized image of football field, to the right - portrait of L.I. Yashin, below - a football wit his facsimile signature of , above- inscription along the rim: "ЛЕВ ЯШИН" (LEV YASHIN).

Lettering: ЛЕВ ЯШИН

Translation: Lev Yashin

Edge

Reeded, 195 corrugations

Comments

Yashin Lev Ivanovich (1929-1990 гг.) - one of the best goalkeeper in the history of world football. Since 1949 and up to end of his sport career in 1971 he played for за Sport-club "Dynamo", Moscow. Since 1957- the USSR Honored Master of Sports, was repeatedly Champion and winner of Cup of the USSR, winner of European Cup, Champion of the Olympic Games (1956). L.I. Yashin was the Hero of the Socialist Labour, decorated with Order of Lenin, two Orders of the Red Banner of Labour, The Olympic Order of IOC and "The Golden Order" of FIFA.

Date of issue: 28.12.2009  Catalogue number: 5110-0100

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2010 СПМД 3,000 Proof; St. Petersburg Mint

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