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5 Rubles St. Sophia Cathedral

5 Rubles (St. Sophia Cathedral) -  obverse5 Rubles (St. Sophia Cathedral) -  reverse

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Features

Country Soviet Union
(Russia)
Period Soviet Union (1922-1991)
Type Circulating commemorative coin
Year 1988
Value 5 Rubles (5 SUR)
Currency Ruble (1961-1991)
Composition Copper-nickel
Weight 19.8 g
Diameter 35 mm
Thickness 2.6 mm
Shape Round
Demonetized 1991
References Y# 219
  • Richard S. Yeoman, Arthur L. Friedberg; 2007. A Catalog of Modern World Coins: 1850-1964 (14th edition). Whitman Publishing Company, Atlanta, USA. ISBN 9780794820565.
  • Richard S. Yeoman, Arthur L. Friedberg, Ira Friedberg; 1988. Current Coins of the World (8th edition). Coin & Currency Institute, Clifton, USA. ISBN 9780871848017.

Commemorative issue

St. Sophia Cathedral in Kiev

Obverse

The coat of arms of the Soviet Union; value, date.

Lettering:
СССР
5
РУБЛЕЙ
1988

Translation:
USSR
5
Rubles

Reverse

St. Sophia Cathedral in Kiev.

Lettering:
СОФИЙСКИЙ СОБОР
XI ВЕК
КИЕВ

Translation:
St. Sophia Cathedral
XI century
Kiev

Edge

Smooth with the inscription

Lettering: ПЯТЬ РУБЛЕЙ ⋆ ПЯТЬ РУБЛЕЙ ⋆

Translation: Five Rubles ⋆ Five Rubles

5 Rubles (St. Sophia Cathedral) -  obverse

© Cyrillius

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1988  1,675,000 4.74 4.33 5.49 5.93 86% Leningrad Mint
1988  325,000 5.63 18% Proof; Leningrad Mint

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