About #270 - 100 rubles type 1997
Russia. Central Bank of the Russian Federation (Bank Rossii). 1997 Currency Reform (1 ruble = 1,000). 1997-2010 New ruble "Cities & Monuments" Issues. 100 rubles Type 1997. Date: 1997, 2001 and 2004. Dimensions: 150 x 65 mm. Watermark: Vertical 100 at left and Bolshoi Theatre at right. Material: Paper. 1-mm wide solid security thread with printed ЦБP 100. Printer: Goznak. Front and back: polychrome printing predominantly burgundy, olive green and brown. Description of the front: Bronze sculpture of Apollo in chariot with four horses atop pediment. Bolshoy Theatre in Moscow on background. Bank seal at left. Series and numbering in red and green. Texts in Russian. No signature. Description of the back: View of the Bolshoy Theater (the Great Theater) in Moscow. Texts in Russian.