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10 Years of the Declaration of Independence of Ukraine

Putting into circulation : 20 August 2001
Technical Specifications
Denomination Metal Weight of pure precious metals, gramme Diameter, mm Quality class of coinage Edge Mintage, pcs Actual, pcs
20 silver (Ag 925) 62.2 50,0 proof sectoral corrugation 1000 1000

Series: Rebirth of Ukrainian Statehood
The coin is dedicated to the 10th Anniversary of the Independence Act adoption by the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine on August 24, 1991.
On the coin obverse within in circle made of a string of beads there is depicted a composition which embodies the integrity of Ukraine - the small National Emblem of Ukraine framed with a vegetable ornament is supported by a lion and a Cossack holding a musket. Around the coin circumference there are inscriptions: on the silver coin: УКРАЇНА, 20 ГРИВЕНЬ, 2001 (Ukraine/ 20 Hryvnia/ 2001), as well as the designation of the metal, its fineness and its weight in fineness. On the coin there is also the Mint logotype of the National Bank of Ukraine.
On the coin reverse in circle made of a string of beads within against the background of the map of Ukraine there is depicted the structure of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine and circular inscriptions: 10 РОКІВ НЕЗАЛЕЖНОСТІ УКРАЇНИ, 1991- 2001 (10 Years of Declaration of Independence of Ukraine/ 1991- 2001)
Designer: Oleksandr Ivakhnenko
Engraver: Volodymyr Demianenko