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4217 currency code for the Russian Rouble.
ISO 4217 code for the Russian ruble. It was issued in 1998, replacing the Soviet ruble (which was also called the Russian ruble after the fall of the Soviet Union). Despite the issue of a new currency, it lost 70% of its value against the U.S. dollar in six weeks as a result of the Russian financial crisis. It is a floating currency.
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It takes the strain out of rubbing down
old bits of furniture and so on.
This building up and rubbing down
of the surface is a slow, contemplative process that results in a surface of great freshness and luminosity.
As with all wood treatment, the secret of success lies in decent preparation and you may have some tricky rubbing down
and cleaning to do before the piece of furniture is ready for coating.