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 - "1985". On either side of the emblem the inscription "СССР" divided into two parts.
The reverse features the relief image of a portrait of Friedrich Engels (made in palanthas, rotated to the left), below along the rim on top of the portrait the inscription in a semicircle - "ФРИДРИХ ЭНГЕЛЬС" the left, in two lines, the years of the life philosopher "1820" and "1875".
The obverse and reverse of the coin features the speaker on the circumference of the piping.
Artist: V. A. Ermakov.
Sculptor: N.And. Noses.
Release date: 28 November 1985
Total circulation: 2 million pieces, of which 40 thousand coins collectible proof performance. There is a remake in 1988, with a circulation of 55 thousand (different date on the edge "1988"). Part of novodel coins were minted with an error (the date "1983").
German philosopher Friedrich Engels (1820-1895) was an associate of Karl Marx, made a significant contribution to the development of Communist ideas. After the death of Marx was engaged in the finalization of the work "Capital", which formed the basis of Marxism. In the Soviet Union after Engels was renamed many streets, some of the names have survived to the present time.
Release for treatment, has poor attention to detail. On coins without a trace of wear is allowed a barely noticeable scratches and nicks that have emerged from storage in bags.
Edition of 1 960 000 pieces.
Degree of rarity: 1.
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Special edition for collectors, you'll be a mirror surface with matte relief. The catalogs can be given as proof (proof) or proof-like (proof-like), among collectors common name "strudel". Realized in polyethylene, the sealing or in the Ouija Бoard with inscriptions. There is also a set in a plastic box of three coins: "Lenin-115", "Marx" and "Engels".
Remake from 1988 is date on the edge.
With a circulation of 40,000 copies.
Degree of rarity: 3.
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An additional issue 1988 in the technique of proof (mirror surface, Mat relief) for collectors. In circulation were not issued, were sealed plastic sealed together with replica coins "Karl Marx" and "Lenin-115".
Known variants of the reverse side, wherein the size of the picture (can be distinguished by the distance from the edging to the lettering).
On the edge, the date "1988".
With a circulation of 55 000 pieces, produced at the Moscow mint.
Degree of rarity: 2.
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An additional issue 1988 in the technique of proof (mirror surface, Mat relief) error in the date under par value ("1983" instead of "1985").
On the edge, the date "1988".
Degree of rarity: 5.
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