The obverse of the coin in the upper part of the disc - the coat of arms of the USSR of the sample of 1956: the hammer and sickle on a globe, beneath the rising sun, at the top a five-pointed star; the sides of the ears of corn, tied with fifteen turns of the tape, the lower stage is much wider, symbolizes the RSFSR (the rest of the coils - the other republics). Under the arms the full width of the coin there is an inscription "СССР" below is the value: a large stylized number "1" under which a semicircle along the edge to the floor "РУБЛЬ" even below, in smaller numbers, the year of coinage - "1989".
The reverse of the coin depicts a relief portrait of Taras Shevchenko in front, face to the left. At the bottom is a facsimile signature of the poet, to the left years of his life in two lines: "1814" and "1861". In the bottom left of the coin along the rim from the bottom up in a semicircle the inscription: "T. Shevchenko".
The obverse and reverse of the coin features the speaker on the circumference of the piping.
Date of issue: March 2, 1989
Artist: A. A. Kolodkin.
The Sculptor: A. A. Beginners.
Total circulation: 3 million pieces, of which 300 thousand coins collectible proof performance.
Shevchenko, Taras (1814-1861) - Ukrainian poet, philosopher, artist. In his works showed the oppression of the common people, fought for the abolition of serfdom. Considered a founder of Ukrainian literature, the Creator of the Ukrainian literary language. In the twentieth century, Shevchenko became one of the symbols of Ukraine and its culture.
Release for treatment, has poor attention to detail. On coins without a trace of wear is allowed a barely noticeable scratches and nicks that have emerged from storage in bags.
Circulation - 2 700 000 pieces.
Degree of rarity: 1.
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Special edition for collectors, you'll be a mirror surface with matte relief. The catalogs can be given as proof (proof) or proof-like (proof-like). Implemented in a sealed plastic or sealed in a plastic box.
Known variants of the front side, wherein the distance from the pattern to the edging.
With a circulation of 300,000 pieces.
Degree of rarity: 2.
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