Russia 10-RUBLES (Y1470)
Russia 10-RUBLES (Y1470)

Russia 10-RUBLES (Y1470) Snow Leopard

This coin is from 'The Russian Federation' series, a series of coins that started in 2005 with each celebrating a region of Russia.

This issue is for the Republic of North Ossetia-Alania, featuring a Snow Leopard on its coat of arms.

 An iconic inhabitant of the Caucasus mountains, the Snow Leopard is now seriously endangered. The leopard has been a symbol of bravery and courage dating back to the nomadic Alans who settled the area in the 7th century.

Specifications

  • Diameter: 27 mm
  • Composition: Copper-Nickel in Brass ring
  • CAT#: Y1470

Obverse Legend

БАНК РОССИИ 10 РУБЛЕЙ 2013

Reverse Legend

РОССИЙСКАЯ ФЕДЕРАЦИЯ РЕСПУБЛИКА СЕВЕРНАЯ ОСЕТИЯ-АЛАНИЯ

Edge Legend

ДЕСЯТЬ РУБЛЕЙ

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