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Eagle Owl (Bubo Bubo)

Putting into circulation : 23 July 2002
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 of is dedicated to Bubo Bubo, a sedentary and migratory bird - the only representative of this species in the fauna of Ukraine. Its prevailing population is concentrated mostly at the western parts of the country. This species is on the endangered-species list of Ukraine
Retail price, Hryvnas: 1672

On the coin obverse within the window frame, formed by depictions of various species of flora and fauna there is the small State Emblem of Ukraine is depicted and the four-line inscriptions: on the silver coin: УКРАЇНА, 10, ГРИВЕНЬ, 2002, (Ukraine/ 10/ hryvnia/ 2002), as well as the designation of the metal, its fineness and its weight in fineness. There is also the Mint logo of the National Bank of Ukraine.
On the coin reverse there is a depiction of Bubo bubo, sitting on a oak twig and circular inscriptions: ПУГАЧ and BUBO BUBO
Designer: Volodymyr Demianenko
Engraver: Volodymyr Demianenko