The obverse of the coin
in the ring of dots in relief is depicted the dome of the Senate building in the Moscow Kremlin and Spasskaya tower, right of the turret the mark of the Moscow mint
(stylized letters "ММД". The outside of the ring semi-circle along the rim inscriptions: at the top - "ТРИ РУБЛЯ 1993г." below - "БАНК РОССИИ"(the inscriptions are separated with a diamond-shaped ornament).The reverse of the coin
in the foreground is a monument to the "fight to the death" behind his sculpture "the Motherland" (both monuments are included in a single composition on the Mamaev Kurgan in Volgograd). Up in a semicircle along the rim the inscription: "СТАЛИНГРАДСКАЯ БИТВА" bottom right horizontal date "1942 1943" (the first is depicted embedded in the pedestal of the monument).
The obverse and reverse of the coin features the speaker on the circumference of the piping.
Artist: A. A. Kolodkin.
Sculptor: N.. Beginners.
Date of issue: February 2, 1993
There are also coins in the performance of the BU
field and topography glossy), with a circulation of 150 thousand pieces.
The largest land battle in the history of mankind. Lasted from 17 July 1942 to 2 February 1943. After a counter-offensive near Moscow German troops have been thrown to the West and Hitler had decided to capture the strategically important South and from there to move to the capital. At first, the enemy had advanced to Stalingrad, but then the Soviet forces managed to win several decisive victories and the Germans were forced out of the space between the Volga and the don (the largest fighting unfolded in Stalingrad). The main achievement of the battle was the loss of the Wehrmacht the advantages of their positions and the protection of the German troops coming from the South oil. Total losses on both sides totaled more than two million people.