in the center - the emblem of the Bank of Russia (double-headed eagle with the lowered wings, under it an inscription a semicircle "БАНК РОССИИ" framed by a circle of dots and inscriptions in a circle at the top: "ДВА РУБЛЯ" bottom: left - the designation of precious metal and alloy samples in the center - date of issue "2011" on the right - the content of chemically pure metal and the trademark of the mint.
left - the image of M. M. Botvinnik, the chess Board, above it along the rim - an inscription: "М.М. БОТВИННИК" right, in the background is a chess Board with figures and date in two lines: "1911" and "1995".
Artist: S. A. Kozlov.
The sculptor: Computer simulation.
Source: Bank Of Russia