50 Rubles The Bicentennial Anniversary of the Birthday of N.V. Gogol


Issuer Russia
Period Russian Federation (1991-date)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 2009
Value 50 Rubles
50 RUB = USD 0.70
Currency Ruble (1998-date)
Composition Gold (.999)
Weight 7.89 g
Diameter 22.60 mm
Thickness 1.30 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Number N# 80881
Numista (https://numista.com)
References Y# 1175,
Richard S. Yeoman, Arthur L. Friedberg; 2007. A Catalog of Modern World Coins : 1850-1964 (14th edition). Whitman Publishing Company, Atlanta, USA.
CBR# 5216-0069
Central Bank of Russia (https://www.cbr.ru/eng/cash_circulation/memorable_coins/coins_base/)

Commemorative issue

Historical series: The Bicentennial Anniversary of the Birthday of N.V. Gogol


In the centre - the emblem of the Bank of Russia [the two-headed eagle with wings down, under it - the semicircular inscription "БАНК РОССИИ" (BANK OF RUSSIA)] framed by a circle of dots and inscriptions along the rim - on top: "ПЯТЬДЕСЯТ РУБЛЕЙ" (FIFTY RUBLES), below: to the left - indications of the precious metal and its fineness, in the centre - the year of issue "2009 г." (2009), to the right - the fine metal content and the mint trade mark.

Scripts: Cyrillic, Latin

• Au 999 • 2009 г. • 7,78 СПМД •

Fifty Rubles
Bank of Russia


In the centre - the profile image of the writer, below - the facsimile inscription: "Н.ГОГОЛЬ" (N. GOGOL), to the left - dates: "1809-1852".

Script: Cyrillic (cursive)

Н. Гоголь

Translation: N. Gogol


Reeded, 134 corrugations


Date of issue: 02.03.2009

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
2009 СПМД 1 500 Proof; St. Petersburg Mint

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