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Soviet Puzzle Ball
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A rhombicuboctahedron made in Aksai Rostov region in the 1980s.

  • Inventor: Unknown
  • Mechanism: 3x3x3
  • Patents: Unknown
  • Producer: USSR
  • Year: 1989
  • Original Price: $5.00 USD
  • Current Price: No Data

There are at least three 3x3x3-variants in the museum which were produced during the 1980s in the former Soviet Union. These puzzles were all produced by exchanging pieces of a standard 3x3x3 with pieces from this puzzle.
The exact year is so far unknown. Therefore is the given year an upper bound.
The logo is identical to the soviet 3x3x3 which was produced in PRODUCTION ASSOCIATION "HIMPRODUKT" - Aksai Rostov region.
The original price is based on the official exchange rate (0.6 rubels per dollar) although in socialist time this was completely theoretical. The price (in rubels) is printed on the package.

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