The coin is made on a steel billet with thin brass electroplating. 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". 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 "2014" on the left a Laurel branch, right to oak. Bottom right is a mark of the Moscow mint
(consists of letters "ММД".The reverse of the coin
depicts in the middle the coat of arms of Stary Oskol, over it along the edging has a stylized semi-circular sash with a depressed inscription - "ГОРОДА ВОИНСКОЙ СЛАВЫ" Below in a semicircle the name of the city "СТАРЫЙ ОСКОЛ"
Artist: A. A. Brynza, the stamps made with the use of computer technology. The coin was issued on 2 June 2014.
Stary Oskol - the second largest city in Belgorod region. In its vicinity are large deposits of iron ore (the only one in the European part of the country), so during the great Patriotic war played an important role in the supply of material weapons factories. The title "City of military glory" has received 5 may 2011 for the courage, fortitude and mass heroism its defenders showed in the fight for freedom and independence of the Fatherland. It is also considered a city of partisan glory, in the area is a memorial.
The title was approved by presidential decree of December 1, 2006. In the cities, awarded with the title set of the stele, decorated in the same style (the post with the emblem of Russia at the top) with some differences in the base.