Coins of this type were produced in 1995 using stamps 1993. In connection with inflation, the precious metals became unprofitable, so the minting applied steel billet with a thin brass coating. Has ferromagnetic properties. The obverse and reverse sides have a protruding on the circumference of the piping. Sideways partially visible steel substrate.
The obverse of the coin in the center there is the emblem of the Bank of Russia - double-headed eagle with drooping wings. The circumference at the top of the par - "ПЯТЬДЕСЯТ РУБЛЕЙ" below - "БАНК РОССИИ" The inscriptions are separated by patterns consisting of 5 United diamonds.
On the coin reverse in the centre is the denomination in two lines - "50 РУБЛЕЙ" underneath, a sign of the Leningrad mint (stylized letters "ЛМД". Located on top of the five-pointed star, the sides along the rim: left wheat ear, the right branch of an oak tree (symbol of abundance and peace). Below in a semicircle the date - "1993".