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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: Man swimming facing, 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 swimming forward, arms spread performing butterfly stroke, building behind. Olympic logo and rings lower left, inscription around from lower left to lower right. Date below. Mint letters? in lower right.
Accession Number: NG.U.2011.2.39