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 "5" under which a semicircle along the edge to the floor "РУБЛЕЙ" even below, in smaller numbers, the year of coinage - "1989".The reverse of the coin
is the relief image of the Annunciation Cathedral of the Moscow Kremlin, to the left over floral pattern built - in "1489", under a similar pattern, but the broader inscription «МОСКВА» made old font. Up in a semicircle along the edge to the lettering in the same font: «БЛАГОВЕЩЕНСКИЙ СОБОР»
The obverse and reverse of the coin features the speaker on the circumference of the piping.
Date of issue: 14 November 1989 , refers to a series of coins dedicated to the attractions of the USSR.
The Artist: A.V. Baklanov.
The Sculptor: S. M. Ivanov.
Total circulation: 2 million pieces, of which 300 thousand coins collectible proof performance
The Annunciation Cathedral is one of the architectural monuments of the Cathedral square of the Moscow Kremlin. Was a home Church of Russian princes and tsars until the capital was moved to Petersburg. Built in 1489 on the basement of the old Cathedral demolished in the time of Dmitry Donskoy. Construction was led by Pskov masters, partly still reflected in the architecture. Initially, there were only three domes, but after the fire of 1547 in the course of restoration work were added two more chapters, front porch, and the corners of galleries arranged four aisles, each with one head. On the arches of the cloister are frescoes of the time of Ivan the terrible inside the Museum there are ancient icons (the oldest date back to XII century). In the basement of the Cathedral is a Museum of treasures found on the territory of the Kremlin.