||10 rubles 2007 - Age of Aquarius - Signs of the Zodiac||
32 mm diameter, 14.14 g, silver 92.5%, flat edge |
Obverse: denomination "10 RUBLEI" (Cyrillic), inside inner linear circle coat of arms of the self proclaimed republic of Transnistria (bearing hammer and sickle), inscription "PRIDNESTROVSKII RESPUBLIKANSKII BANK" (in Cyrillic and Russian) meaning "[TRANS] NISTRIAN REPUBLICAN BANK", year 2007, at left mintmarks, at right Ag 925, the silver fineness
|Reverse: inside inner linear circle the image of the water-bearer emptying a pitcher of water, inscription "XXI VEK - EPOHA VODOLEIA" (with Cyrillic letters, in Russian) meaning "XXI CENTURY - AGE OF AQUARIUS", on circumference the 12 houses with the signs of the zodiac
Mintage: 500 coins
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Because Transnistrian coins are held in their pockets and used as such by Romanian speaking Romanians on their native land.