2 Kopecks 15 orbits

2 Kopecks (15 orbits) -  obverse2 Kopecks (15 orbits) -  reverse

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Features

Issuer Soviet Union (Russia)
Period Soviet Union (1922-1991)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1961-1991
Value 2 Kopecks (0.02 SUR)
Currency Ruble (1961-1991)
Composition Brass (58% Copper, 40% Zinc, 2% Manganese)
Weight 2 g
Diameter 18 mm
Thickness 1.1 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized 1991
Number N# 2085
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References Y# 127a,
Richard S. Yeoman, Arthur L. Friedberg; 2007. A Catalog of Modern World Coins : 1850-1964 (14th edition). Whitman Publishing Company, Atlanta, USA.
And 1 more volumes.
Schön# 76a
Gerhard Schön; 2020. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

The coat of arms of the Soviet Union.
15 orbits on wreath (7 + 1 + 7 orbits).

Script: Cyrillic

Lettering: СССР

Translation: USSR

Reverse

The value above the date surrounded by sprays.

Script: Cyrillic

Lettering:
2
КОПЕЙКИ
1969

Translation:
2
Kopecks
1969

Edge

Reeded

2 Kopecks (15 orbits) -  obverse

© Cyrillius

Mints

Л Saint Petersburg / Leningrad / Petrograd, Russia (1724-date)
М Moscow Mint (Московский монетный двор), Russia (?-date)

Comments

The image of the BU set 1961

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The mintmark if present is above last letter of country name.
According to official technical specifications, alloy of this coin is brass ЛМц 58-2 (58% Cu, 40% Zn, 2% Mn).
In SCWC Krause - Aluminium-bronze.
The Russian (and Soviet) catalogs list the coin as Copper-zinc alloy.

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Date G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1961  $ 0.08 $ 0.23 $ 0.17 $ 0.40 $ 0.38 24%
1962  $ 0.10 $ 0.23 $ 0.30 11%
1963  $ 0.14 $ 0.17 $ 0.58 15%
1964  $ 6.57 3%
1965  $ 0.10 $ 1.15 $ 4.65 6%
1966  $ 0.31 $ 0.21 $ 2.94 4%
1967  $ 0.58 $ 0.22 $ 0.31 10%
1968  $ 0.17 $ 0.20 $ 0.27 16%
1969  $ 0.12 $ 0.09 $ 0.14 $ 0.14 $ 0.26 16%
1970  $ 0.09 $ 0.17 $ 0.17 $ 0.41 $ 1.16 23%
1971  $ 0.10 $ 0.12 $ 0.21 20%
1972  $ 0.12 $ 0.26 $ 0.12 $ 0.27 16%
1973  $ 0.23 $ 0.17 $ 0.29 18%
1974  $ 0.16 $ 0.16 $ 0.27 14%
1975  $ 0.13 $ 0.16 $ 0.35 6%
1976  $ 0.16 $ 0.14 $ 0.27 $ 1.06 9%
1977  $ 0.16 $ 0.29 9%
1978  $ 0.10 $ 0.15 $ 0.29 10%
1979  $ 0.35 $ 0.17 $ 0.27 13%
1980  $ 0.11 $ 0.13 $ 0.14 $ 0.27 19%
1981  $ 0.09 $ 0.12 $ 0.12 $ 0.27 17%
1982  $ 0.07 $ 0.15 $ 0.15 $ 0.35 19%
1983  $ 0.12 $ 0.14 $ 0.14 $ 0.27 $ 0.16 19%
1984  $ 0.12 $ 0.09 $ 0.14 $ 0.27 $ 0.40 19%
1985  $ 0.12 $ 0.13 $ 0.12 $ 0.26 22%
1986  $ 0.12 $ 0.10 $ 0.12 $ 0.27 18%
1987  $ 0.06 $ 0.12 $ 0.23 18%
1988  $ 0.09 $ 0.14 $ 0.27 $ 0.53 18%
1989  $ 0.03 $ 0.12 $ 0.12 $ 0.21 $ 0.42 $ 0.81 23%
1990  $ 0.06 $ 0.06 $ 0.09 $ 0.10 $ 0.21 $ 0.29 $ 0.58 22%
1991 M $ 0.08 $ 0.08 $ 0.24 $ 0.58 11% Moscow Mint
1991 Л $ 0.35 $ 0.13 $ 0.19 $ 0.56 $ 0.87 13% Leningrad Mint

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