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1 ruble 1991 "XXV summer Olympic games in Barcelona. Running". Description, cost

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Coin 1 ruble 1991 XXV summer Olympic games in Barcelona. Running cost
Nominal: 1 ruble
Year: 1991
Metal: Copper-Nickel alloy
Period of issue: 1991
Standard weight: 12,8 g
Quality of performance: Proof-like в полиэтиленовой запайке
Mint: LMD
Standart diameter: 31 mm
Standart thickness: 2,6 mm
Volume of issue: 250 T..
Edge: The inscription “ONE RUBLE for ONE RUBLE ”, separated by two square dots
Nominal: 1 ruble
Year: 1991
Metal: Copper-Nickel alloy
Period of issue: 1991
Standart weight: 12,8 g
Quality of performance: Proof-like в полиэтиленовой запайке
Mint: LMD
Standart diameter: 31 mm
Standart thickness: 2,6 mm
Volume of issue: 250 T..
Edge: The inscription “ONE RUBLE for ONE RUBLE ”, separated by two square dots

Description of coin 1 ruble 1991 "XXV summer Olympic games in Barcelona. Running":

The obverse of the coin in the upper part of the disc - 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). Under the arms the full width of the coin there is an inscription "СССР" below is the value: a large stylized number "1" under which a semicircle along the edge to the floor "РУБЛЬ" even the small numbers below the year of issue "1991".

The reverse of the coin in the foreground is a modern runner in front of him at the bottom placed a small picture of the Sagrada Familia in Barcelona - the famous creation of Gaudi's. In the background in the right part of the coin field - two idealized ancient Greek runner (made from the pattern on an antique vase) resting one foot on a track, which is located under the Greek national ornament. The bottom semi-circle along the rim the inscription: "БАРСЕЛОНА 1992" also on the left semi-circle: "XXV ОЛИМПИАДА"

The obverse and reverse of the coin features the speaker on the circumference of the piping.

Date of issue: December 12, 1991, refers to a series of 6 coins with the image of summer sports.
The Artist: A.V. Baklanov.
The Sculptor: I. S. Komshilov.

The coin was issued only in the collection performance Proof-like edition of 250 thousands pieces.


XXV summer Olympic games 1992 took place from 25 July to 9 August in the Spanish city of Barcelona. The competition was attended by 169 countries, including the United team of athletes from the former Soviet Union (Russia had not yet formed). The USSR was traditionally occupied by the number of awards and the overall first place, and the host country Spain - the sixth. The competitions in 32 sports.

Running was included in the Olympic games in Ancient Greece and at all times was one of the major sports. In 1992 he carried out both sprint races and more than 100 meters and the marathon is 42 kilometers in length. The tradition of holding a marathon - a tribute to history, the first marathon was run by the Athenian soldier after the battle at the city of Marathon to tell his countrymen about the victory.
The coins presented in the photos are in the collections of their owners and are not sold

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