Token - Soviet coinage, National series "Pseudonym" - 1 Kopeck

Features

Location Russia
Type Unclassified exonumia › Miscellaneous token
Year 2005
Currency Russia - Souvenir Tokens
Composition Copper
Size 22.5 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Number N# 113709
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References MV# 2.2
K. M. Sekretev, E. V. Yurov; 2008. МастерВижн Каталог продукции : 2003-2008 = MasterVision Product catalog. Dukhovnaya Niva, Moscow, Russia.

Commemorative issue

Series 70 years of Soviet coinage, National series - "Pseudonym"

Obverse

The image of a coin.
МВ – MV, MasterVision

Lettering:
НАЦИОНАЛЬНАЯ СЕРИЯ
ПРОЛЕТАРИИ ВСЕХ СТРАН СОЕДИНЯЙТЕСЬ!
СССР
МВ
2005
ММД
"БЕЛОРУССИЯ"

Translation:
National series
Workers of the world, unite!
USSR
MV
2005
MMD
"Belorussia"

Reverse

The image of a coin.

Lettering:
70 ЛЕТ СОВЕТСКОМУ ЧЕКАНУ
ОДНА КОПЕЙКА
1
* 1925 *
"ПСЕВДОНИМ"

Translation:
70 years of Soviet coinage
One Kopeck
1
1925
"Pseudonym"

Edge

Smooth

Comments

In 1925 the People's Commissariat of Finance of the USSR decided to stamp out new coins with the denomination of 1, 2, 3 and 5 kopecks depicting the national symbols of the republics that make up the Soviet Union: 1 kopeck - Belarus, 2 kopecks - Ukraine, 3 kopecks - Central Asian republics (Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan), 5 kopecks - Transcaucasian republics (Azerbaijan and Georgia).
In the series "70 years of Soviet coinage" the most interesting sketches were selected from the numerous projects of coins of the 1925 competition. On their basis on the Moscow Mint in 2007 this copper coins are manufactured, allowing to see what the national issues of national coins could look like, it was the first experience of such issues, embodied today in the series of bimetallic 10-ruble coins "Russian Federation "With images of the symbols of the republics and regions of country.

A complete set of 15 sets (60 coins). In capsules placed in three plates.


© Image courtesy of Staraya moneta

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
2005 ММД 300 Proof; Moscow Mint

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