On 15 September 2020, the Bank of Russia issues a commemorative silver
The silver proof coin (fine precious metal content 31.1 g, fineness 925) has a round shape and is 39.0 mm in diameter.
The obverse and reverse sides of the coin have a relief rim along the circumference.
The obverse of the coin features a relief image of the national emblem of the Russian Federation and the inscriptions ‘РОССИЙСКАЯ ФЕДЕРАЦИЯ’ (RUSSIAN FEDERATION) and ‘БАНК РОССИИ’ (BANK OF RUSSIA), the coin denomination ‘3 РУБЛЯ’ (3 RUBLES), the year of issue ‘2020 г.’ (2020), the chemical symbol of the metal according to Mendeleev’s Periodic Table of Elements, fineness, the St. Petersburg Mint trademark, and fine metal content.
The reverse of the coin bears a coloured number ‘75’ surrounded by relief images of the Arktika nuclear-powered icebreaker, the Novovoronezh nuclear power station and the Akademik Lomonosov floating nuclear power station against the background of a stylised picture of the model of the atom; and the inscription ‘THE 75TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE NUCLEAR INDUSTRY OF RUSSIA’ along the circumference.
The edge of the coin is corrugated.
The coin is minted in proof quality.
The mintage of the coin is 3.0 thousand pcs.
The new coin is legal tender of the Russian Federation and is mandatory for acceptance for all kinds of payments without any restrictions at its face value.