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 Leningrad mint (stylized letters "ЛМД". The outside of the ring semi-circle along the rim inscriptions: at the top - "ТРИ РУБЛЯ 1995г." below - "БАНК РОССИИ"(the inscriptions are separated with a diamond-shaped ornament).
On the coin reverse against the background of the destroyed city depicted three soldiers (Soviet and two Polish), holding the flag of Poland. Circumferentially along the rim inscriptions: at the top - "ОСВОБОЖДЕНИЕ ЕВРОПЫ ОТ ФАШИЗМА" bottom "WARSAW 17∙01∙1945." (upper inscription is separated from the lower points).
The obverse and reverse of the coin features the speaker on the circumference of the piping.
Artist: A. A. Kolodkin.
The Sculptor: I. S. Komshilov.
Date of issue: 17 January 1995
The liberation of Warsaw has become one of the key stages in the Vistula-Oder operation, which took place from 12 January to 3 February 1945. From the USSR it was attended by 2 million soldiers, they faced the 800-strong army. After the loss of the oil region in Hungary, the German army was at a disadvantage: from the West comes the US army and the UK, was blown up strategically important plants in Germany. During this battle the Red army were moving rapidly West, liberating the cities of Poland and the concentration camps. The loss of the Soviet Union was at least 10 times less than the losses of the enemy.
The only version of the release of this coin. Made proof finish with the use of stamps, polished to a mirror Shine, while the relief has not been polished. Ideally a mirror surface and frosted design. The term proof-like (proof-like) indicates the possible presence of barely visible defects in the production and sales, missing out on the proof (proof). The coins were distributed sealed in an airtight cellophane packaging, then could shift collectors in a plastic capsule.
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