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Russia 1, 2, 3, and 5 Kopeks 1926 to 1991
The trouble with collectible brass coins from the former Soviet Union (USSR - CCCP) is that most are unattractive, heavily worn, and without much detail. If you have a 1, 2, 3, or 5 kopek piece that is in good shape and has good eye appeal, you can probably sell your coin to a collector for a few US dollars. The coin in our picture is not completely unattractive, so it might fetch $2 to $3.
Coin: 4021 , Genre: Orthodox and Slavic
Requested by: Laura, Sun, 09-May-2010 20:57:16 GMT
Answered by: Chris, Tue, 27-Aug-2013 21:22:54 GMT
Reviewed by CoinQuest. Appraisal ok., Tue, 27-Aug-2013 21:22:54 GMT
Requester description: 1946 The front of the coin has the letters CCCP with pictures of wheat wrapping around a globe with the sun beneath the globe. The reverse has the number 1 and konenka 1946. One piece of wheat on either side curving around the edges.
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This ought to be quite interesting for many of CQ's readers: Does the Soviet Union issue (pattern?) coinage 1947?? I have recently seen coinage with denomination of 2, 3, 5, & 10 Kopeks offered. They do not figure in Standard Catalogue of World Coins (2008), neither on the Net(except in stores maintained by sellers from a certain country). Are they pure 'Coin-Earners' (=inventions) or do they exist? - Martina
what about a 1956 3 kopeks how much is the price
3 kopeks 1956 is a common years. The catalog value go like this:
worn: $1 US dollar
average circulated: $3
well preserved: $4
fully uncirculated: $5 - CoinQuest (Andrei)