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Lynx lynx

Putting into circulation : 25 April 2001
Technical Specifications
Denomination Metal Weight of pure precious metals, gramme Diameter, mm Quality class of coinage Edge Mintage, pcs Actual, pcs
10 silver (Ag 925) 31.1 38,6 proof corrugated 3000 3000

Series: Flora and Fauna
The coin is dedicated to Lynx lynx, which belongs to Carnivore species. This precious furry animal inhabits mostly the Ukrainian Carpathians. Its small population is preserved in the woods which are difficult of access in Manevytskyi district of Volyn region. Lynx is on the endangered-species list of Ukraine
Retail price, Hryvnas: 1622

On the coin obverse set in the wreath made of images of plants and animals there is engraved the small National Emblem of Ukraine and a four line legend:
On the coin reverse there is a lynx depiction with a lynx-cub sitting on a twig and circular inscriptions: above - РИСЬ ЗВИЧАЙНА, beneath - LYNX LYNX.
Designer: Volodymyr Demianenko
Engraver: Volodymyr Demianenko