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10 rubles 1979 "Olympics-80. Basketball " (LMD)

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Coin 10 rubles 1979 Olympics-80. Basketball  (LMD)
Nominal: 10 rubles
Year: 1979
Metal: Silver
Period of issue: 1979
Standard weight: 33,33 g
Ligature weidht: 30 g
Quality of performance: Proof
Mint: LMD
Standart diameter: 39 mm
Standart thickness: 3,3 mm
Edge: 300 riffles
10 rubles 1979 Olympics-80. Basketball  (LMD). Edge
Metal sample: 900
Volume of issue: 119 243 (включая ММД и без знака)
Nominal: 10 rubles
Year: 1979
Metal: Silver
Period of issue: 1979
Standart weight: 33,33 g
Ligature weidht: 30 g
Quality of performance: Proof
Mint: LMD
Standart diameter: 39 mm
Standart thickness: 3,3 mm
Edge: 300 рифлений
Олимпиада-80. Баскетбол (ЛМД). Edge
Metal sample: 900
Volume of issue: 119 243 (включая ММД и без знака)

Description of coin 10 rubles 1979 "Olympics-80. Basketball " (LMD):

The coin is issued for the Summer Olympic games in Moscow in 1980. Total circulation - 339926 PCs (119 243 quality brilliant uncirculated, the rest Uncirculated). Part of the circulation is minted with the mark of the Moscow mintand unsigned.

The obverse of the coin is divided into two parts (upper approximately in 2 times more low). Each piece is framed with a solid line. In the upper part of the emblem of the USSR of the sample of 1956 with 15 bands of the tape (number of republics). The coat of arms is simplified and has no inscriptions on the ribbon. Left and right of the emblem there is an inscription "СССР" divided into two parts ("СС"and "СР". The letters are arranged in a semicircle, skirting the crest. At the bottom of the obverse in the middle is the denomination - a large number "10", underneath, in smaller font the word "РУБЛЕЙ"

In the foreground of the reverse shows basketball players at the time of the casting ball in the basket, in the background the building that hosted the basketball competitions. Under the foot of one of the athletes is a sign of the mint (LMD - Leningrad). On the right - the emblem of the Olympic games-80, at the top along the rim, a semicircular inscription stretches "ИГРЫ XXII ОЛИМПИАДЫ" below along the rim inscriptions: "МОСКВА"and "1980", separated by dots. The bottom of the coin near the middle of the piping between the two horizontal lines indicate the year of issue "1979".

On the front and back parts of the coin along the circumference has a raised rim.


Basketball entered the Olympic programme in 1936, among women the competition is held since 1953. The aim of the game is throwing the ball to the opponent's basket, involves two teams. It is prohibited to keep the ball in hand, during the transfer it is necessary to repel it from the floor.
The coins presented in the photos are in the collections of their owners and are not sold

Information about other coins in denominations of 10 рублей:

1. Olympics-80. Moscow (LMD) 10 rubles 1977
2. Olympics-80. Map of the USSR 10 rubles 1977
3. Olympics-80. Bike 10 rubles 1978
4. Olympics-80. Rowing (MMD) 10 rubles 1978
5. Olympics-80. Kyz kuu - "Catch the girl" (MMD) 10 rubles 1978
6. Olympics-80. Pole vault (PHR) 10 rubles 1978
7. Olympics-80. Volleyball (LMD) 10 rubles 1979
8. Olympics-80. Judo (LMD) 10 rubles 1979
9. Olympics-80. Boxing 10 rubles 1979
10. Olympics-80. Weight 10 rubles 1979
11. Olympics-80. Khuresh (LMD) 10 rubles 1980
12. Olympics-80. Tug of war 10 rubles 1980
13. Olympics-80. Racing on the reindeer 10 rubles 1980
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