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5 rubles 1989 "The Cathedral of the Intercession on the Moat, Moscow". Description, cost

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Coin 5 rubles 1989 The Cathedral of the Intercession on the Moat, Moscow cost
Nominal: 5 rubles
Year: 1989
Metal: Copper-Nickel alloy
Period of issue: 1989
Standard weight: 19,8 g
Quality of performance: Обычное
Mint: LMD
Standart diameter: 35 mm
Standart thickness: 2,6 mm
Volume of issue: 1 700 000
Edge: The inscription “FIVE RUBLES, FIVE RUBLES, ” separated by two five-pointed stars
Nominal: 5 rubles
Year: 1989
Metal: Copper-Nickel alloy
Period of issue: 1989
Standart weight: 19,8 g
Quality of performance: Обычное
Mint: LMD
Standart diameter: 35 mm
Standart thickness: 2,6 mm
Volume of issue: 1 700 000
Edge: The inscription “FIVE RUBLES, FIVE RUBLES, ” separated by two five-pointed stars

Description of coin 5 rubles 1989 "The Cathedral of the Intercession on the Moat, Moscow":

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 "5" under which a semicircle along the edge to the floor "РУБЛЕЙ" even below, in smaller numbers, the year of coinage - "1989".

The reverse of the coin vividly depicts St. Basil's Cathedral (Pokrovsky Cathedral) in Moscow, to the right of it date of construction - "1561". At the bottom horizontally old the lettering «МОСКВА» Along the rim at the top there is a semicircular inscription in the same font: «СОБОР ПОКРОВА НА РВУ»

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

Date of issue: June 6, 1989, refers to a series of coins dedicated to the attractions of the USSR.
The artists: A.V. Baklanov and A. A. Kolodkin.
The Sculptor: I. S. Komshilov.

Total circulation: 2 million pieces, of which 300 thousand coins collectible proof performance.


During the reign of Ivan the terrible on red square in Moscow was a wooden Trinity Cathedral, which the king promised to replace the stone in the case of the capture of Kazan. After a victorious campaign against Kazan was built a Church of great beauty, which was completed in 1561. A new Church dedicated to the feast of the Intercession of the virgin. More common name "St. Basil's Cathedral" received a small Church built in the XVII century (the Church was the only heated room, so enjoyed the greatest demand among the parishioners). Inside, the Cathedral looks so impressive as the outside, and consists of 11 separate small churches connected by transitions. Arranged around the gallery, and high basement are several areas used for storage of values. Now the Cathedral is the Museum, admission is paid. Inside are placed various objects, coins and Church plate, some churches have an iconostasis. Of particular interest are the frescoes that can be seen on the arches of the galleries. In 1931, the Church moved the monument to Minin and Pozharsky, standing earlier in the center of the square.
The coins presented in the photos are in the collections of their owners and are not sold

Information about other coins in denominations of 5 рублей:

1. 70 years of the great October Socialist revolution ("puck") 5 rubles 1987
2. 70 years of the great October Socialist revolution ("puck") 5 rubles 1987
3. Monument to Peter the great, Leningrad 5 rubles 1988
4. The Monument To The Millennium Of Russia 5 rubles 1988
5. St. Sophia Cathedral, Kiev 5 rubles 1988
6. Monument to Peter the great, Leningrad 5 rubles 1988
7. The monument "Millennium of Russia", Novgorod 5 rubles 1988
8. St. Sophia Cathedral, Kiev 5 rubles 1988
9. The Cathedral of the Intercession on the Moat, Moscow 5 rubles 1989
10. Registan, Samarkand (Uzbekistan) 5 rubles 1989
11. Annunciation Cathedral, Moscow 5 rubles 1989
12. Registan, Samarkand (Uzbekistan) 5 rubles 1989
13. Annunciation Cathedral, Moscow 5 rubles 1989
14. Matenadaran, Yerevan 5 rubles 1990
15. The Grand Palace. Petrodvorets 5 rubles 1990
16. The assumption Cathedral of the XV kopeckury, Moscow 5 rubles 1990
17. The Grand Palace. Petrodvorets 5 rubles 1990
18. The assumption Cathedral of the XV kopeckury, Moscow 5 rubles 1990
19. Matenadaran, Yerevan 5 rubles 1990
20. Matenadaran, Yerevan 5 rubles 1990
21. The Grand Palace. Petrodvorets 5 rubles 1990
22. The assumption Cathedral of the XV kopeckury, Moscow 5 rubles 1990
23. Cathedral of the Archangel, Moscow 5 rubles 1991
24. Moscow, State Bank building, XIX kopeckury 5 rubles 1991
25. The statue of David of Sasun, Yerevan 5 rubles 1991
26. Cathedral of the Archangel, Moscow 5 rubles 1991
27. Moscow, State Bank building, XIX kopeckury 5 rubles 1991
28. The statue of David of Sasun, Yerevan 5 rubles 1991
29. Red book. Markhor 5 rubles 1991
30. Red book. Fish owl 5 rubles 1991
31. Moscow, State Bank building, XIX kopeckury 5 rubles 1991
32. The statue of David of Sasun, Yerevan 5 rubles 1991
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