University of Calgary
UofC Navigation
Skip navigation
Media File
Title: Ten (10) Rubles
Date: 1978-1980
Object Name: coin
Classification: European
Culture(s):
Russian
Mint: Europe, Russia
Technique: milled
Medium: silver, 90% (AR); alloy, cupric, 10%
Dimensions: Coin: 39 mm, 12 O'Clock (1 9/16 in., 12 O'Clock)
Subject/Image: Reverse: Cyclist left. Velodrome - architecture. Moscow Summer Olympic Games commemorative.
Subject/Image: Obverse: Hammer and sickle over globe within wreath
Inscription: Reverse: 1978
Inscription: Obverse: CCCP 10
Description: Open wreath of bound grain, star between open ends. Within wreath globe over which a hammer and sickle. CC in field left CP in field right. Denomination in two lines in exergue./ Cyclist left, velodrome in background, Olympic logo and rings in field left, inscription around from lower left to lower right. Date below. Mint letters? in exergue right.
Accession Number: NG.U.2011.2.35