Russia 10-RUBLES (Y1471) Golden Eagle
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 Dagestan, featuring the Golden Eagle on its coat of arms. "Dağ" is Turkic for "mountain", therefore "Dagestan" means Land of Mountains. To the people of Dagestan, the eagle is the most revered bird and is a symbol of freedom and independence.
- Diameter: 27 mm
- Composition: Copper-Nickel in Brass ring
- CAT#: Y1471