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Title: Five (5) Rubles
Date: 1978-1980
Object Name: coin
Classification: European
Culture(s):
Russian
Mint: North America, Canada
Technique: milled
Medium: silver, 90% (AR); alloy, cupric, 10%
Dimensions: Coin: 33 mm, 12 O'Clock (1 5/16 in., 12 O'Clock)
Subject/Image: Obverse: Hammer and sickle over globe within wreath
Subject/Image: Reverse: Male high jumper, building behind, architecture. Moscow Summer Olympic Games commemorative.
Inscription: Reverse: 1978
Inscription: Obverse: CCCP 5
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./ Man jumping over high jump bar, building behind, stadium below. Olympic logo and rings upper left, inscription above and below around. Date left. Mint letters? below stadium.
Accession Number: NG.U.2011.2.43