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 "2006", at the left a Laurel branch, right to oak.On the coin reverse
the image of the high Bank of the Tvertsa river, on the slope of which lies the city buildings. On the river there are two sailing boats. Top right is placed the coat of arms of Torzhok. On the yellow ring at the top circumference has a recessed inscription "ДРЕВНИЕ ГОРОДА РОССИИ" the bottom convex inscription "ТОРЖОК"between the two triangular cutouts.
Artist - A. D. schablykin, sculptor - A. I. Frolov. The coin is issued on October 2, 2006.
Torzhok is located in the Tver region, known since XII century. Main the city flourished for the next three centuries, when it was the border between the Tver Principality and Novgorod Republic. There is an active trade was carried not only local products, but also imported from other cities of Russia. In Torzhok were found a lot of birch bark letters (third place after Novgorod and Staraya Russa). Now Torzhok is a Prime example of a district town of the XIX century with a huge cultural heritage. The area has several old mansions.