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3 rubles 1988 "The 1000th anniversary of the ancient Russian architecture. Saint Sophia Cathedral in Kiev"

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Coin 3 rubles 1988 The 1000th anniversary of the ancient Russian architecture. Saint Sophia Cathedral in Kiev
Nominal: 3 rubles
Year: 1988
Metal: Silver
Period of issue: 1988
Standard weight: 34,56 g
Ligature weidht: 31,1 g
Quality of performance: Proof
Mint: MMD
Standart diameter: 39 mm
Standart thickness: 3,3 mm
Edge: 300 riffles
3 rubles 1988 The 1000th anniversary of the ancient Russian architecture. Saint Sophia Cathedral in Kiev. Edge
Metal sample: 900
Volume of issue: 35000
Nominal: 3 rubles
Year: 1988
Metal: Silver
Period of issue: 1988
Standart weight: 34,56 g
Ligature weidht: 31,1 g
Quality of performance: Proof
Mint: MMD
Standart diameter: 39 mm
Standart thickness: 3,3 mm
Edge: 300 рифлений
1000-летие древнерусского зодчества. Софийский собор в Киеве. Edge
Metal sample: 900
Volume of issue: 35000

Description of coin 3 rubles 1988 "The 1000th anniversary of the ancient Russian architecture. Saint Sophia Cathedral in Kiev":

The obverse of the coin at the top the emblem of the USSR of the sample of 1956 (15 bands of tape around the number of the Union republics, the lower coil larger than the other). Under the emblem of a large letter "СССР" yet below is the value: a large figure "3" under it the word "РУБЛЯ" At the very bottom near Kant is the year of issue "1988". In the bottom left, under the horizontal line in the two lines marked metal, fineness and weight of pure silver - "Ag 900 to 31.1" on the right side under the same trait located at the same level, is a mark of the Moscow mint (stylized letters "ММД".

On the reverse in the center the relief image of the Cathedral of St. Sophia in Kiev. Upstairs along the rim, a semicircular inscription: "1000-ЛЕТИЕ ДРЕВНЕРУССКОГО ЗОДЧЕСТВА" down more finely along the rim "СОФИЙСКИЙ СОБОР • КИЕВ •"and year of PETROCI - "1037.".

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

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Saint Sophia Cathedral in Kiev is one of the oldest surviving Russian Orthodox churches, was built on the orders of Yaroslav the Wise in XI century by architects from Byzantium. Inside has original mosaics made in the Byzantine style, as well as ancient frescoes. The temple's exterior was slightly redesigned in the XVII-XVIII centuries, and found the elements of the Ukrainian Baroque style. According to some Ukrainian historians, the Cathedral was built on the spot where Prince Vladimir was baptized, but chronicle sources indicate that this occurred in the town of Korsun (now Khersones) to the Crimea.
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Information about other coins in denominations of 3 рубля:

1. The 1000th anniversary of ancient coin minting. The Pieces Of Silver Vladimir 3 rubles 1988
2. The 500 anniversary of the unified Russian state. The Moscow Kremlin 3 rubles 1988
3. The 500 anniversary of the unified Russian state. The first all-Russian coins 3 rubles 1989
4. The 500 anniversary of the unified Russian state. Fleet Of Peter The Great 3 rubles 1990
5. The 500 anniversary of the unified Russian state. Peter and Paul fortress 3 rubles 1990
6. The world summit for children 3 rubles 1990
7. 250 years of discovery of Russian America. The expedition of J. cook in Russian America 3 rubles 1990
8. The 500 anniversary of the unified Russian state. The Bolshoi theatre 3 rubles 1991
9. The 500 anniversary of the unified Russian state. Triumphal arch in Moscow 3 rubles 1991
10. 250 years of discovery of Russian America. Fortress Ross 3 rubles 1991
11. 30 years of human flight into space. Yuri Gagarin 3 rubles 1991
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