Obverse

The State Emblem of the Soviet Union (fourth version, 1956–1991), USSR is below. With or without mint mark.

The State Emblem of the Soviet Union is composed of a sickle and a hammer on a globe depicted in the rays of the sun and framed by ears of wheat wrapped around a ribbon with 15 turns. At the top of the Emblem is a five-pointed star.

СССР

Reverse

Large numerical denomination with date and U-shaped wreath of oak branches and ears of wheat below.

5
КОПЕЕК
1981

Edge

5 Kopecks

15 ribbons
Y# 129a
Characteristics
Material Aluminium Bronze
Weight 5 g
Diameter 25.2 mm
Thickness 1.5 mm
Shape round
Alignment Medal
Mints
Leningrad Mint (LMD)
Moscow Mint (MMD)

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