About #12a - 5,000 rubles type 1996
Tatarstan. Government of Tatarstan. 1996 Currency Check Issues. 50 shamil = 5,000 rubles. No date. Dimensions: 138 x 65 mm. Watermark: Lines. Material: Paper. No security thread. Printer: Unknown, USA. Front and back printing in dark blue monochrome. Description of the front: Frame made up of repeating guilloche patterns. In the center, a view of the Kremlin building in Kazan. Prefix and numbering in black. Texts in Tatar. No signatures. Description of the back: Frame composed of repeating guilloche patterns. In the center, a seated young woman holds an ear of wheat in her left hand. Introduction into circulation: 00.08.1996.