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22 mm diameter, 4.65 g, nickel plated steel, flat edge
Obverse: denomination "1 RUBLI" (Cyrillic), 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 2014
Reverse: statuary group with peasant and peasant woman, located at the outskirts of the city, above inscription "1863 G." meaning "(year) 1863" (year when Grigoriopol was founded), in exergue inscription SLOBODZEIA (with Cyrillic letters)

Mintage: 50.000 coins

The coins from the Cities of Transnistria series were issued on 12th of December 2014.


This is a coin issued by Transnistria. Knowing one might rightfully be wondering what is Transnistria about, we tried to depict on the site the issue as best as we could. Click the links below to clarify yourself.


Transnistria Then and Now | Transnistrian Coinage

For further information confront the Modern and contemporary history section inside the Brief and Comprehensive History of Romanians and Romania page.


Why Transnistrian Coins on Romanian Coins?

Because Transnistrian coins are held in their pockets and used as such by Romanian speaking Romanians on their native land.


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