The obverse of the coin
box is divided into two parts, each banded by a thin line. In the upper (larger) part of the coat of arms of the USSR of the sample of 1956: the hammer and sickle on a globe, beneath the rising sun, at the top a five-pointed star; the sides of the ears of corn, tied with fifteen turns of the tape, the lower stage is much wider, symbolizes the RSFSR (the rest of the coils - the other republics). At the side of the emblem the inscription "СССР" divided into two parts (the first and last letters are raised). In the lower (smaller) part of the coin disc - a large stylized number "1" under it is the word "РУБЛЬ"On the coin reverse
in the center is the emblem of the XXII Summer Olympic games 1980 in Moscow (the five rings, connected, and fixed up the lines, symbolizing the athletic track, with the star at the top), under the logo in small print the date of issue of the coin "1977", in Kant's circumference there are inscriptions: "ИГРЫ XXII ОЛИМПИАДЫ""МОСКВА" "1980", separated by dots.
The obverse and reverse of the coin features the speaker on the circumference of the piping.
Artist: Y. A. Lukyanov.
The sculptor: V. M. Ivanov (obverse) and N. N. Filippov (reverse).
Date of issue: October 25, 1977
Total circulation: 9 million pieces. The edition is a collector's performance of UNC
and proof, only 335 thousand.
XXII Summer Olympic games 1980 held in Moscow from 19 July to 3 August. From the struggle with the socialist regime, many Western countries have declared a boycott of the games, so among the participating countries were mainly state controlled by the Soviet Union. Athletes of the USSR won an exceptional victory, far ahead of competitors. Some characters of these games have been borrowed for the Winter Olympics in Sochi in 2014.