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 arms the full width of the coin there is an inscription "СССР" below is the value: a large stylized number "1" under which a semicircle along the edge to the floor "РУБЛЬ" even the small numbers below the year of issue "1990".On the coin reverse
in the foreground there is the relief image of the monument to Tchaikovsky in Moscow (there are small differences from the original). To the left of the face of the composer, his facsimile signature, in the background are musical staves with notes. Up in a semicircle along the rim the inscription: "П. ЧАЙКОВСКИЙ" also to the left along the rim from the bottom up years of life: "1840-1893".
The obverse and reverse of the coin features the speaker on the circumference of the piping.
Date of issue: April 25, 1990
Artist: A. A. Kolodkin.
The Sculptor: I. S. Komshilov.
Total circulation: 3 million pieces, of which 400 thousand coins collectible performance Proof and BU
Tchaikovsky Peter Ilyich (1840-1893) is one of the greatest of Russian composers, famous all over the world. In addition, he was conductor and music teacher. Created a huge number of works (more than 80), have contributed to Orthodox Church music. He is the author of the worldwide known ballets: "Swan lake", "Nutcracker", "Sleeping beauty".