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 "1991".The reverse of the coin
is the relief image of a portrait of Magtymguly in profile, face to the left. Right olukoga along the rim from top to down shows the years of life: "1733-1798". In the left part of the coin along the rim up from the bottom of a stylized handwritten font is the inscription: "МАХТУМКУЛИ"
The obverse and reverse of the coin features the speaker on the circumference of the piping.
Date of issue: 15 may 1991
Artist: A. A. Kolodkin.
The Sculptor: A. A. Beginners.
Total circulation: 2.5 million and 350 thousand coins collectible performance Proof and BU
Turkmen poet Magtymguly (more known under the name of Makhtumkuli) received education in several madrasas in the territory of the Bukhara khanate, talked with the outstanding thinkers of that time. Considered one of the greatest Turkmen poets, the founder of Turkmen literary language. At the end of life the poet made a large trip to the Middle East, visited Astrakhan, this was reflected in his works. The monuments to Magtymguly established in many cities of the former USSR.