1978 Silver Russian 5₽ - Five Roubles Scenes of Minsk

1978 Silver Russian 5₽ - Five Roubles Scenes of Minsk

The "Scenes of Minsk" 5 Rouble coin commemorates the XXII Olympiad in Moscow which took place in 1980

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Between 1977 and 1980 Russia (the USSR) issued a set of silver 10 rouble and 5 rouble silver coins to commemorate the XXII Olympiad in Moscow which took place in 1980 The complete set consists of 14 of each denomination. Each of the 10 rouble coins contain almost one ounce of silver, while the 5 rouble coins contain almost half an ounce each.

The obverse shows the denomination and the Soviet (then USSR) coat of arms.

The images shown are from the collection and the individual coin is described as "Scenes of Minsk".