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5 rubles 1979 "Olympics-80. Hammer throw". Description, cost, varieties

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Coin 5 rubles 1979 Olympics-80. Hammer throw cost. Varieties, catalog price
Nominal: 5 rubles
Year: 1979
Metal: Silver
Period of issue: 1979
Standard weight: 16,67 g
Ligature weidht: 15 g
Quality of performance: Proof-like / UNC
Mint: LMD/MMD
Standart diameter: 33 mm
Standart thickness: 2,4 mm
Edge: 252 slab
5 rubles 1979 Olympics-80. Hammer throw. Edge
Metal sample: 900
Volume of issue: 315 006
Nominal: 5 rubles
Year: 1979
Metal: Silver
Period of issue: 1979
Standart weight: 16,67 g
Ligature weidht: 15 g
Quality of performance: Proof-like / UNC
Mint: LMD/MMD
Standart diameter: 33 mm
Standart thickness: 2,4 mm
Edge: 252 рифления
Олимпиада-80. Метание молота. Edge
Metal sample: 900
Volume of issue: 315 006

Description of coin 5 rubles 1979 "Olympics-80. Hammer throw":

The coin is issued for the Summer Olympic games in Moscow in 1980. Total circulation - 315006 PCs (of which 107 928 quality brilliant uncirculated, the rest Uncirculated). Minted in Moscow (emblem "ММД" and Leningrad (emblem "ЛМД" the mints.

The obverse of the coin is divided into two parts (upper approximately in 2 times more low). Each piece is framed with a solid line. In the upper part of the emblem of the USSR of the sample of 1956 with 15 bands of the tape (number of republics). The coat of arms is simplified and has no inscriptions on the ribbon. Left and right of the emblem there is an inscription "СССР" divided into two parts ("СС"and "СР". The letters are arranged in a semicircle, skirting the crest. At the bottom of the obverse in the middle is the denomination - a large numeral "5" under it, in smaller font the word "РУБЛЕЙ"

In the foreground of the reverse shows hammer thrower during the backswing, close the protective mesh in the background of the stadium. On the right - the emblem of the Olympic games-80, at the top along the rim, a semicircular inscription stretches "ИГРЫ XXII ОЛИМПИАДЫ" below along the rim inscriptions: "МОСКВА"and "1980", separated by dots. The bottom of the coin on the left is the mint mark in the middle near the rim - the year of issue "1979".

On the front and back parts of the coin along the circumference has a raised rim.


The hammer throw was included in the Olympic programme in 1900, and 2000 were held competitions among women. The purpose of this course is throwing the hammer at a distance. The athlete makes the scope, revolving around its axis on a special metal circle, the audience protects the grid.
The coins presented in the photos are in the collections of their owners and are not sold

Varieties:

Symbols used in the description of varieties
№ 1 Type: A.R.E

Proof-like, LMD

№ 1 Type: A.R.E


Made proof finish with the use of stamps, polished to a mirror finish (without polishing relief). Ideally a mirror surface and frosted design. The term proof-like (proof-like) indicates the possible presence of barely visible defects in the production and sales, missing out on the proof (proof).
On the reverse under the picture there is the logo of the Leningrad mint.
The coins were distributed sealed in an airtight cellophane packaging and in a plastic transparent capsule in the form of complete sets of the 28 Olympic silver coins in presentation box with the logo of the games. Produced also export sets in boxes, consisting of 3, 5, 6 and 7 coins in capsules.

Circulation: 107 928 (including MMD).



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№ 2 Type: A.R.E
5 rubles 1979

Proof-like, MMD

№ 2 Type: A.R.E
5 rubles 1979


Made proof finish with the use of stamps, polished to a mirror finish (without polishing relief). Ideally a mirror surface and frosted design. The term proof-like (proof-like) indicates the possible presence of barely visible defects in the production and sales, missing out on the proof (proof).
On the reverse under the picture there is the logo of the Moscow mint.
The coins were distributed sealed in an airtight cellophane packaging and in a plastic transparent capsule in the form of complete sets of the 28 Olympic silver coins in presentation box with the logo of the games. Produced also export sets in boxes, consisting of 3, 5, 6 and 7 coins in capsules.

Circulation: 107 928 (including LMD).



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№ 3 Type: A.R.E

UNC LMD

№ 3 Type: A.R.E


Released improved quality (without a trace of the storage bags) using conventional stamps. Different uniform matte surface.
On the reverse under the picture there is the logo of the Leningrad mint.
The coins were distributed sealed in an airtight cellophane packaging and in a plastic transparent capsule in the form of complete sets of the 28 Olympic silver coins in presentation box with the logo of the games. Produced also export sets in boxes, consisting of 3, 5, 6 and 7 coins in capsules.

Circulation: 207 078 (including MMD).



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№ 4 Type: A.R.E

UNC MMD

№ 4 Type: A.R.E


Released improved quality (without a trace of the storage bags) using conventional stamps. Different uniform matte surface.
On the reverse under the picture there is the logo of the Moscow mint.
The coins were distributed sealed in an airtight cellophane packaging and in a plastic transparent capsule in the form of complete sets of the 28 Olympic silver coins in presentation box with the logo of the games. Produced also export sets in boxes, consisting of 3, 5, 6 and 7 coins in capsules.

Circulation: 207 078 (including LMD).



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Types: "A" - a kind of obverse; "R" - kind of the reverse; "E" - a kind of edge;
"A.R", "A.E", "R.E", "A.R.E" - varieties that combine different parts of the coin.
Degree of rarity: 1 - comes often, 2 - not come across very often, 3 - rare, 4 - seldom, 5 - a rarity.
Some varieties may not be available on this page and will be added later.

Information about other coins in denominations of 5 рублей:

1. Olympics-80. Leningrad 5 rubles 1977
2. Olympics-80. Tallinn 5 rubles 1977
3. Olympics-80. Kiev 5 rubles 1977
4. Olympics-80. Minsk 5 rubles 1977
5. Olympics-80. Swimming 5 rubles 1978
6. Olympics-80. Running 5 rubles 1978
7. Olympics-80. Equestrian sports (horse racing show jumping) 5 rubles 1978
8. Olympics-80. The jump 5 rubles 1978
9. Olympics-80. Weightlifting, barbell 5 rubles 1979
10. Olympics-80. Gymnastics 5 rubles 1980
11. Olympics-80. Archery 5 rubles 1980
12. Olympics-80. Towns 5 rubles 1980
13. Olympics-80. Icinde 5 rubles 1980
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