The coin is made of silver of 900 fineness. 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 rear foot of the horse of St. George is a mark of the engraver - "АГ" Under the arms in a semicircle along the edge to the specified value "РУБЛЬ"and the year of issue "1897", shares their five-leaf.
Varieties of rouble of the sample of 1895 (the signs on the edge):Portrait with a short beard:
1896, 1898 ( * ) Paris mint;
1896 (*, AVERS deployed on 180 degrees from the reverse), the Paris mint;
1896-1898 (smooth edge);
1897-1899 (**) - Brussels mint;
1898 (AG, AVERS deployed on 180 degrees reverse);
1899 (EB);Portrait with a long beard and straight nose:
1899 (smooth edge);Portrait with a long beard:
1901 (smooth edge);
1906-1911 (EB);Convex stamp:
1913, 1915 (sun);Flat chisel:
On the edge two of a five - pointed star- the mark of the Бrussels mint.
Degree of rarity: 1.
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Not a valid two poorly drawn on the edge of the stars, which some directories are listed as "birds". Most likely it is a marriage.
Degree of rarity: 2-3.
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