The XXVIIIth Summer Olympic Games, Athens

The XXVIIIth Summer Olympic Games, Athens

The XXVIIIth Summer Olympic Games, Athens

Series: Sports

Catalogue Number: 5111-0129

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Date of issue: 06.04.2004
Denomination: 3 rubles
Currency: ruble
Metal, finenes: silver, 900/1000
Total weight, G: 31.10
Diameter, mm: 39,00 (0,30)
Thickness, mm: 3,30 (0,35)
Mintage, pcs: 3000
Proof: Proof
Description

The obverse: in the centre the Emblem of the Bank of Russia [the two-headed eagle with wings down, lower the semicircular inscription Ȼ (BANK OF RUSSIA)] framed by a circle of dots and inscriptions along the rim: at the top ߻ (THREE RUBLES), at the bottom the year ofissue 2004, the letters to the left indicate the metal sign and the fineness, to the right the fine metal content and the mint trade mark.

The reverse: in the centre the Olympic torch, the inscription above it 2004 (ATHENS 2004), the figures in bounded rings: to the left the statue Discus Thrower, to the right a woman gymnast with a band, at the bottom a stylized image of ancient Greek runners with a Greek ornament under them. The inscription at the top along the rim: XXVIII ۻ (THE XXVIIIth SUMMER OLYMPIC GAMES).

The artist: V.M. Erokhin.
The sculptors: E.A. Tolzin.
Moscow Mint ().
The edge: 300 corrugations.

 

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