Embossing is produced on the workpiece consisting of two metals: brass ring, inside which is inserted a copper-Nickel disk. The obverse and reverse sides have a protruding on the circumference of the piping.The obverse of the coin
in the middle of two lines with specified amount (the number "10" underneath the word "РУБЛЕЙ" below there is a sign of the Saint-Petersburg mint
(consists of letters "СПМД". Inside the figure "0" alternately when changing the angle of inclination can be seen the number "10" and the word "РУБ" On a circle above the inscription "БАНК РОССИИ" at the bottom the year of issue "2005", at the left a Laurel branch, right to oak.On the coin reverse
the image of the Kazan Kremlin and Suyumbike tower on the banks of the Volga river. Top right is placed the coat of arms of Kazan. On the yellow ring at the top circumference has a recessed inscription "ДРЕВНИЕ ГОРОДА РОССИИ" the bottom convex inscription "КАЗАНЬ"between the two triangular cutouts.
Artist - A. D. schablykin, the sculptor: F. S. Andronov. The coin is dated may 19, 2005.
Kazan was founded in 1005. Although some historians believe that it happened not earlier than the XIV century, when the fortress on the border of Volga Bulgaria. Later the city became part of the Golden Horde and became the capital of the Kazan khanate. In 1552 Kazan was conquered by Ivan the terrible and went to Russia. To have survived the white-stone Kremlin (included in UNESCO), Suyumbike tower and other historical monuments. Also in Kazan is a large number of temples and the main mosque of Tatarstan - Kul Sharif.