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 coat of arms, nominal value: a large stylized number "1" under which the horizontal is the word "РУБЛЬ" At the sides the inscription "СССР" divided into two parts.The reverse of the coin
in the foreground is the statue of Motherland in Volgograd (former Stalingrad). Along the rim in a circle the inscription "ТРИДЦАТЬ ЛЕТ ПОБЕДЫ В ВЕЛИКОЙ ОТЕЧЕСТВЕННОЙ ВОЙНЕ" In the background: left - a large five-pointed star, inside of which is a sickle and hammer under it - the dates "1941-1945"; through all the field are six, crossing each other, vertical strips. Bottom right-small mint mark.
The obverse and reverse of the coin features the speaker on the circumference of the piping.
Artist: V. A. Ermakov.
The Sculptor: I. S. Komshilov.
Date of issue: 15 APR 1975
Total circulation: 16 million units, including 1 011 250 collector quality BU
. There are very rare variants as a proof, most likely released to the Olympics in 1980, the number of copies unknown. There is a remake in 1988 by LMD, with a circulation of 55 thousand (different quality proof and date on the edge "1988").
Unlike other commemorative coins of the USSR, of base metal on the reverse of this coin features the mark of the Leningrad mint (LMD).
The sculpture "Motherland" refers to the cycle of sculptor E. V. Vuchetich, symbolizing the victory of the Soviet people over fascism (the other two: "back front" in Magnitogorsk and "Warrior-liberator" in Berlin). Was established in the years 1959-1967 concrete and at the time was the largest statue in the world. Height - 52 meters, the sword has a length of 33 meters. Statue on Mamayev Kurgan and a part of the memorial complex, including Museum of world war II and other buildings.