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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: Show 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./ Figure on horse back jumping over three bar gate with flags, building behind. Olympic logo and rings left, inscription from lower left to lower right. Date lower left under which Mint letters?
Accession Number: NG.U.2011.2.44