USSR, 50 Kopeck note Manufacturer: Soviet Union

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Credit Line

Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001

Accession Number



20th century


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Obverse Description

Obverse Description: In corners lies "50" in medallion; Decorative border with small "50" along all edges; Large "50" lies in the central cartouche with four small "50" in medallions on edges of cartouche; Below central cartouche, "KOPEEK"; In small print at bottom, "PODDELKA BILETA PRESLEDUETSYA ZAKONOM"

Reverse Description

Reverse Description: In corners lies "50" in medallions; Decorative border along edges; In central vignette lies double-headed eagle from above building in floral enclosure; Large "50" in medallion lies l. and r. of central vignette; Beneath vignette, "KOPEEK"; In small print at bottom, "IMEYUT HOZHDENIE NARAVNE S RAZMENNOY SEREBRYANNOY MONETOY"


Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., by 2001; transferred to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 2001
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Object/Work type

kopecks, money, paper money

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