An extremely rare year for this denomination, the coin is a rarity.
Coin yellow made of brass. On the circumference there is a raised rim. GURT ribbed, consists of 105 notches.
The obverse of the coin depicts St. George on horseback, slaying a serpent. This figure symbolizes the victory of Russian people over evil. Under the front hoof of the horse is a symbol of the mint, which minted the coin (M - Moscow
). The bottom field of the coin around the circumference indicate the year of minting - "2001" and above the inscription "БАНК РОССИИ" split the head of St. George into two parts.
On the reverse a large numeral "50" denotes the denomination of the coin (the figure slightly off-center to the right). Below the floor "КОПЕЕК" located at the center with respect to the figures "50". Bottom left relief depicts a floral ornament consisting of two intertwined branches. The ornament is a little on the right side.