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1 ruble 1979 "Olympics-80. MSU". Description, cost, varieties

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Coin 1 ruble 1979 Olympics-80. MSU cost. Varieties, catalog price
Nominal: 1 ruble
Year: 1979
Metal: Copper-Nickel alloy
Period of issue: 1979
Standard weight: 12,8 g
Quality of performance: Обычное / UNC / пруф
Mint: LMD
Standart diameter: 31 mm
Standart thickness: 2,3 mm
Volume of issue: 5 millions.
Edge: The inscription “ONE RUBLE for ONE RUBLE”, separated by two square dots
Nominal: 1 ruble
Year: 1979
Metal: Copper-Nickel alloy
Period of issue: 1979
Standart weight: 12,8 g
Quality of performance: Обычное / UNC / пруф
Mint: LMD
Standart diameter: 31 mm
Standart thickness: 2,3 mm
Volume of issue: 5 millions.
Edge: The inscription “ONE RUBLE for ONE RUBLE”, separated by two square dots

Description of coin 1 ruble 1979 "Olympics-80. MSU":

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"

The reverse features the relief image of the main building of Moscow state University (MSU), top right the emblem of the XXII Summer Olympic games 1980 in Moscow (the five rings, linked together, and the soaring lines, symbolizing the athletic track, with the star at the top), under the base of the MSU in small print the date of issue of the coin "1979", 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: V. A. Ermakov.
The sculptor: V. M. Ivanov (obverse) and L. S. Kamshilov (reverse).

Date of issue unknown.
Total circulation: 5 million pieces. Part of the collector's edition has the performance of UNC and proof, only 334 500 PCs.


The main building of Moscow state University belongs to the so-called "Stalin skyscrapers", designed in the late 1940's and built in the early 50's. Located on the perimeter of the historical center of Moscow. All were conceived 9 skyscrapers, but to build was only 7 (MSU - the highest of them). Some of the buildings are residential apartments.
The coins presented in the photos are in the collections of their owners and are not sold

Varieties:

Symbols used in the description of varieties
№ 1 Type: A.R.E
1 ruble 1979

A typical performance

№ 1 Type: A.R.E
1 ruble 1979


Release for treatment, has poor attention to detail. On coins without a trace of wear is allowed a barely noticeable scratches and nicks that have emerged from storage in bags.
There are several options front different parts of the coat of arms, and three variants of the working capital (the difference in the number and size of Windows) in the right extension. The kind with a short extension to the right of the building with three Windows upstairs is a very rare, remaining approximately the same price category.

Circulation - 4 665 500 pieces.

Degree of rarity: 1.



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№ 2 Type: A.R.E
1 ruble 1979

Collector's performance UNC

№ 2 Type: A.R.E
1 ruble 1979


The issue of improved quality for collectors, is the complete absence of defects relating to when storing coins. Realized in polyethylene airtight seal, the plastic planchette of the state Бank of the USSR, Packed in a paper envelope or in sets of 6 Olympic coins in plastic box.
There are several variants of stamps differing in small details of the picture.
Coins coinage with traces of wear, are equal to the normal collectors edition.

Circulation - 334 500 pieces (including proof-like).

Degree of rarity: 2.



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№ 3 Type: A.R.E

Collector's execution proof-like

№ 3 Type: A.R.E


Special edition for collectors, you'll be a mirror surface with matte relief. The catalogs can be given as proof (proof) or proof-like (proof-like). Implemented as sets of six Olympic coins (all proof-like) in a plastic box or in sets in plastic sealing, but also separately in a plastic box.
There are several variants of stamps differing in small details of the picture.

Circulation - 334 500 pieces (including UNC).

Degree of rarity: 3.



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Types: "A" - a kind of obverse; "R" - kind of the reverse; "E" - a kind of edge;
"A.R", "A.E", "R.E", "A.R.E" - varieties that combine different parts of the coin.
Degree of rarity: 1 - comes often, 2 - not come across very often, 3 - rare, 4 - seldom, 5 - a rarity.
Some varieties may not be available on this page and will be added later.

Information about other coins in denominations of 1 рубль:

1. 20 years of Victory over Nazi Germany 1 ruble 1965
2. 50 years of Soviet rule 1 ruble 1967
3. One hundred years since the birth of V. I. Lenin 1 ruble 1970
4. 30 years of Victory in the great Patriotic war of 1941-1945. 1 ruble 1975
5. 60 years of Soviet power (1917-1977) 1 ruble
6. Olympics-80. Emblem 1 ruble 1977
7. Olympics-80. The Kremlin 1 ruble 1978
8. Olympics-80. Space 1 ruble 1979
9. Olympics-80. Yuri Dolgoruky (The Council) 1 ruble 1980
10. Olympics-80. Torch 1 ruble 1980
11. 20 years first flight man in space, Yuri Gagarin 1 ruble 1981
12. The Soviet-Bulgarian friendship forever 1 ruble 1981
13. The 60 years of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics 1 ruble 1982
14. Karl Marx, 165 years since the birth of 1 ruble 1983
15. Valentina Tereshkova, the 20th anniversary of space flight (16-19.VI.1983) 1 ruble
16. Russian pioneer Ivan Fyodorov 1 ruble 1983
17. A. S. Popov, the 125th anniversary of the birth 1 ruble 1984
18. D. I. Mendeleev, the 150th anniversary of the birth of 1 ruble 1984
19. A. S. Pushkin, 185 years since the birth of 1 ruble 1984
20. V. I. Lenin 115 anniversary from birthday 1 ruble 1985
21. 40 years of Victory in the great Patriotic War of 1941-1945. 1 ruble 1985
22. XII festival, Moscow 1985 ("For anti-imperialist solidarity, peace and friendship") 1 ruble
23. Friedrich Engels, 165 years since the birth of 1 ruble 1985
24. International year of peace 1 ruble 1986
25. M. V. Lomonosov, 275th anniversary of the birth 1 ruble 1986
26. 175 years since the battle of Borodino. Obelisk 1 ruble 1987
27. 175 years since the battle of Borodino. Bas 1 ruble 1987
28. K. E. Tsiolkovsky, 130 years since the birth of 1 ruble 1987
29. 70 years of the great October Socialist revolution 1 ruble 1987
30. A. M. Gorky, 120 years since the birth of 1 ruble 1988
31. L. N. Tolstoy, 160 years since the birth of 1 ruble 1988
32. Shevchenko, 175 years since the birth of 1 ruble 1989
33. M. P. Mussorgsky, 150 years since the birth of 1 ruble 1989
34. Lermontov, 175 years since the birth of 1 ruble 1989
35. Michael Eminescu, 100 years since the death of 1 ruble 1989
36. Hamza Hakim-zade Niyazi, 100 years since the birth of 1 ruble 1989
37. A. P. Chekhov, 130 years since the birth of 1 ruble 1990
38. P. I. Tchaikovsky, 150 years since the birth of 1 ruble 1990
39. Marshal of the USSR G. K. Zhukov 1 ruble 1990
40. Francišak Skaryna, the 500 years since the birth of 1 ruble 1990
41. Janis Rainis, 125th birthday 1 ruble 1990
42. Alisher Navoi, 550 years since the birth of 1 ruble 1991
43. P. N. Lebedev, 125th birthday 1 ruble 1991
44. K. V. Ivanov, 100 years since the birth of 1 ruble 1991
45. Sergei Prokofiev, 100 years since the birth of 1 ruble 1991
46. Nizami Ganjavi 850 years since the birth of 1 ruble 1991
47. Magtymguly 1 ruble 1991
48. XXV summer Olympic games in Barcelona. Running 1 ruble 1991
49. XXV summer Olympic games in Barcelona. Fight 1 ruble 1991
50. XXV summer Olympic games in Barcelona. Javelin 1 ruble 1991
51. XXV summer Olympic games in Barcelona. Long jump 1 ruble 1991
52. XXV summer Olympic games in Barcelona. Weightlifting (rod) 1 ruble 1991
53. XXV summer Olympic games in Barcelona. Cycling 1 ruble 1991
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