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 "2009", at the left a Laurel branch, right to oak.The reverse of the coin
depicts the main attractions of Galicia (the Church Basil the Great and Vvedenskaya) from the height of bird flight. Top left 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 "ГАЛИЧ"between the two triangular cutouts.
Artist - A. D. schablykin, the sculptor A. A. Dolgopolova. The coin is issued on 1 June 2009.
A settlement called Galich Merck is known approximately from the tenth century, but the official version is the Foundation of the city Yuri Dolgoruki at the end of the XII century. In the period of disunity in Rus, Galich was a major commercial and Grand city, not inferior to Moscow. Now this is one of the tourism centers of the Kostroma region, fostering for secluded camping. The historical centre has survived several old churches, and the area is a large monastery and a picturesque lake.
There are a variety of coins with the sign of the Saint-Petersburg mint