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 is a mark of the Moscow mint
(consists of letters "ММД". 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 "2008", at the left a Laurel branch, right to oak.The reverse of the coin
depicts the Round tower of the Old fortress in Priozersk, in the background the silhouettes of the other attractions of the city. At the top is placed the coat of arms of Priozersk. On the yellow ring at the top circumference has a recessed inscription "ДРЕВНИЕ ГОРОДА РОССИИ" the bottom convex inscription "ПРИОЗЕРСК"between the two triangular cutouts.
Artist and sculptor - A. D. schablykin. The coin is issued on 1 August 2008.
Priozersk has a long history and during this time changed 4 names - Kexholm, Korela, Kakisalmi and Priozersk, not just passed from hand to hand. Is 150 kilometers from St. Petersburg, not far from the border with Finlandia. The city has preserved medieval fortress, as well as several Swedish, Finnish and Russian old buildings.
There are a variety of coins with the sign of the Saint-Petersburg mint