About this coin is the movie in the Video section
The coin is made of gold of 900 tests. The obverse and reverse sides have a protruding around the circumference of the rim with inward-facing teeth shaped "Ω"The obverse of the coin
shows the profile of Nicholas II face to the left. To the left of the profile from the bottom up in a semicircle along the rim is the inscription: "Б.М.НИКОЛАЙ II ИМПЕРАТОРЪ"("Б.М."means "God's grace"). To the right of the profile also circumferentially along the rim, but top to bottom the inscription: "И САМОДЕРЖЕЦЪ ВСЕРОСС."On the coin reverse
in the Central part of the depiction of the Small State Emblem of the Russian Empire
of the sample of 1883. The coat of arms double-headed eagle crowned with two Imperial crowns, above is the same crown, but a larger size is associated with lower crowns waving a tape of Andrew's order. Right Talon the eagle holds a scepter, the left - power. Placed on the breast the Moscow coat of arms: St. George on horseback slaying a serpentine dragon with wings. Moscow
coat of arms surrounded by chain of the order of Saint Apostle Andrey Pervozvannogo. Lifted up on the wings of an eagle located the coats of arms of the eight kingdoms (four on each wing). On the left the arms of the kingdoms: Kazan, Polish, Tauric Chersonesos, and United in one the coats of arms of the Grand principalities of Kiev, Vladimir and Novgorod. On the right the arms of kings: Astrakhan, Siberia, Moscow and the Grand Duchy of Finland. The tail of a stylized eagle made. Under the arms in a semicircle along the edge to the specified denomination and year of issue "5 РУБЛЕЙ 1898 Г."(the number "5" is made more coarsely).
Varieties 5 rubles of the sample of 1897 (on the edge):
1897-1898, 1909 (smooth edge);
1898 (AH, reverse is flipped 180 degrees);
1899, 1906-1907, 1909-1911 (EB);
The main species for coins this year, and denomination from the herd of this type.
Degree of rarity: 1.
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A different kind of inverted image of the reverse side of the coin, with respect to the front. This is not a marriage. Apparently such coins could make for the unification of Russian gold monetary system to the French.
Degree of rarity: 5.
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