Assignat Russia 10 Assignation rubles of 1819

Assignat old currency money Russia 10 Assignation rubles
10 Assignation rubles of 1819
old currency 10 Assignation rubles
TEN Assignation rubles
Assignat Russia - 10 Assignation rubles of 1819, first Russian paper money issued by the Imperial Assignation Bank.

On the obverse is the text: "ОБЪЯВИТЕЛЮ СЕЙ ГОСУДАРСТВЕННОЙ АССИГНАЦИИ ПЛАТИТЬ АССИГНАЦИОННЫЙ БАНК ДЕСЯТЬ РУБЛЕЙ ХОДЯЧЕЮ МОНЕТОЮ" (Payable to the bearer of this State Assignation by the Assignation Bank in "circulation coin "Ten Rubles.) ДЕСЯТЬ РУБЛЕЙ (TEN RUBLES) - An ornate version of the note’s denomination, or sum, in white letters against a black background.

In the upper part of the banknote depicted the State Emblem of Russia in the form of an double-headed crowned imperial eagle with outspread wings and with a pointed shield with an image of St.George (Coat of arms of Moscow) on the breast (unofficial coat of arms of Russia, "French type" eagle).
Signatures of the governor - Prince Khovansky and one of the cashiers (handwritten signature).

Size: 185 × 135 mm.

Watermarks: On the contour of the banknote are words «ассигнация» "Assignat", «государственная» "State", «банковая» "Bank" and «ДЕСЯТЬ РУБЛЕЙ» "TEN RUBLES". In the center is the date 1819 and word "year" and the nominal value of the note "10".
Printer: Expedition for the Preparation of Government Papers [EZGB] – at present Goznak.


Russia State Assignat 1769-1784 Issue

25 Rubles 1769     25 Rubles 1778     50 Rubles     75 Rubles     100 Rubles

Russia State Assignat 1786-1818 Issue

5 Rubles     10 Rubles     25 Rubles     50 Rubles     100 Rubles

Russia State Assignat 1818-1843 Issue

5 Rubles     10 Rubles 1819     10 Rubles 1840     10 Rubles 1841     25 Rubles
 50 Rubles        100 Rubles        200 Rubles