The first coin of 10 rubles in Russia today appeared relatively recently. This event occurred at the end of 1992. The coins were minted in the MMD (Moscow Mint), and had a copper-nickel alloy. Weigh the first 10 ruble coin three point seventy five-hundredths of a gram. Reverse 10 Ruble coins was no surplus. Its decorated coin denomination, the ornament of plants and year of issue coin.
On the obverse is located and double-headed eagle inscription "Bank of Russia." Hurt was a coin refleny, but in 1993 the Bank of Russia has released new models of coin of 10 rubles. 10 new ruble coins have had a smooth edge, as well as slightly less weight. Weighed coin a new sample of 0.25 grams less than the previous one, so the weight of coins was only 3.5 grams. But the changes also kasnulis and composition of the coin, if earlier had ten-copper-nickel alloy, but now it was made of steel, which turn was plated Melchior. As such, the coin existed until 1997, when it was replaced by paper money worth 10 rubles. In 2000, the Bank of Russia began to issue commemorative coins ten rubles. New coins were dated to various events took place in Russian history.
The first such coin was a coin dedicated to 55th anniversary of the end of WWII. New ten-bimetallic coins were. The outer ring coins were made of brass and nickel silver inner disk was. This coin was tyazhalee its predecessors, and weighed as much as 8.40 grams. These ten-Russia issued commemorative coins to this day. October 1, 2009 ten-dollar bill, the paper replaced by a new coin of 10 rubles. The coin is available in steel with brass galvanirovaniem and weighs 5.63 grams. December 29, 2010 the Bank of Russia issued a commemorative coin dedicated to the 65-year anniversary of Victory in WWII.