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" even lower small digits indicate the year of minting - "1984". On either side of the emblem the inscription "СССР" divided into two parts.
The reverse features the relief image of a portrait of Alexander Pushkin (executed in profile, turned to the left), below along the rim, a semicircular inscription - "А.С. ПУШКИН" right downstairs in two lines, the years of the life of the poet - "1799" and "1837".
The obverse and reverse of the coin features the speaker on the circumference of the piping.
Artist: L. N. Peshkova.
Sculptor: N.. Noses.
Date of issue: June 6, 1984
Total circulation: 2 million pieces, of which 35 thousand coin collectible proof performance. There is a remake in 1988, released on the LMD, with a circulation of 55 thousand (is execution proof and date on the edge "1988"). Among the remakes and coins in the execution of Proof fall with the date "1985" instead of "1984", it is extremely rare instances, highly appreciated by collectors.
Pushkin Alexander Sergeevich (1799-1837) is one of the greatest Russian poets, is considered the Creator of the Russian literary language. During his short life managed to visit almost all cities of Russia, and also in many places abroad. Wrote dozens of poems laid out some Russian folk tales in poetic form, wrote several novels and novels. Killed in a duel in the vicinity of St. Petersburg, has occurred from-for quarrels with the French politician Jean sh Dantes.