1980 Cuba 10 PESOS KM# 50 silver First Soviet-Cuban Joint Space Flight coin

$89.00

Features
Country Cuba
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 1980
Value 10 Pesos (10 CUP)
Currency Cuban Peso (moneda nacional, 1914-date)
Composition 0.999 Silver 0.5781 oz.
Weight 18.00 g
Diameter 35 mm
Shape Round
Demonetized 1980
References KM# 50

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Description

Commemorative issue
First Soviet-Cuban Joint Space Flight

Obverse
Cuban coat of arms, country name as curved legend on top, face value below, weight and fineness on sides.
Lettering:
REPUBLICA DE CUBA
18 G. 10 PESOS AG 0.999
Translation:
Republic of Cuba
18g. 10 Pesos silver 0.999

Reverse
Shuttle orbiting planet
Space station Saliut 6 orbiting earth. Date and mintmark below, circular legends: countries names on top, with a 5-pointed star in a circle between, commemorated event on bottom.
Lettering:
URSS * CUBA
1980
PRIMER VUELO ESPACIAL CONJUNTO
Translation:
URSS Cuba
1980
First Joint Space Flight

Edge
Reeded

Mint
Empresa Cubana de Acuñaciones, Havana, Cuba