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Title: Ten (10) Rubles
Date: 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: Obverse: Hammer and sickle over globe within wreath
Subject/Image: Reverse: Reindeer race. Folk sport. Moscow Summer Olympic Games commemorative.
Inscription: Reverse: 1980
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./ Two sleds each driven by male seated figure, each sled being pulled by two reindeer. Olympic logo and rings in center of lower band comprised of geometric designs, inscription around from lower left to lower right; date in exergue. Mint letters? to upper left of date.
Accession Number: NG.U.2011.2.55