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.The reverse of the coin
depicts the coat of arms of Leningrad region. The yellow ring along the circumference are the inscriptions: at the top, clockwise: "РОССИЙСКАЯ ФЕДЕРАЦИЯ" bottom counter - clockwise "ЛЕНИНГРАДСКАЯ ОБЛАСТЬ"(labels separated by dots).
Artist - A. D. schablykin, stamps are made using computer technology. Coin released on December 27, 2005.
Leningrad oblast is located in the North-Western part of Russia, was founded on 1 August 1927. It borders with the Republic of Karelia, Vologda, Novgorod, Pskov areas, St.-Petersburg, and also with the States of Finland and Estonia, has access to the Baltic sea (Gulf of Finland). Plains, with lowlands in the centre and hilly terrain in the Western, Northern and Eastern parts. A large area is occupied by forests. The government is in St. Petersburg, although the city area is not included (the only region that is managed from another region).