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 is a mark of the Moscow mint
(consists of letters "ММД". 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.The reverse of the coin
depicts the streets of Mtsensk from the height of bird flight. In the background are the Church. At the top is placed the emblem of the city. On the yellow ring at the top circumference has a recessed inscription "ДРЕВНИЕ ГОРОДА РОССИИ" the bottom convex inscription "МЦЕНСК"between the two triangular cutouts.
Artist - A. D. schablykin, sculptor - A. I. Molostov. The coin is issued 4 Oct 2005.
Mtsensk located to the North of Orel, is first mentioned in 1146. The city has preserved the ancient architecture, characteristic of the County town of XVIII-XIX centuries.