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The ХХІІІ Olympic Winter Games

Putting into circulation : 10 January 2018
Technical Specifications
Denomination Metal Weight, g Diameter, mm Quality class of coinage Edge Mintage, pcs Actual, pcs
2 nickel silver 12.8 31,0 special uncirculated corrugated 40000 40000

Series: Sport
This coin celebrates the ХХІІІ Olympic Winter Games, an important sports event, which will be hosted by Pyeongchang from 9 to 25 February 2018. The Olympic Games are organized by the International Olympic Committee every four years.
Retail price, Hryvnas: 41

Obverse: there is a conventionalized torch – one of the symbols of the Olympic Games – in the form of the Roman number XXІІІ, burning with a colored flame (pad-printing); to the left is Ukraine’s small coat of arms, above which are the legend УКРАЇНА (Ukraine) and the coin’s issue year – 2018; to the right, against the backdrop of conventionalized snowflakes, is the coin’s face value – 2/ГРИВНІ (2/hryvnias). Beneath to the right is the mint mark of the NBU Banknote Printing and Minting Works.
Reverse: to the right is a fragment of a conventionalized snowflake, in the center of which is the sign of the National Olympic Committee of Ukraine; between three of the crystalline arms of the snowflake, against a matt background, are pictograms that symbolize winter sports; to the left is the semicircular legend: ХХІІІ ЗИМОВІ ОЛІМПІЙСЬКІ ІГРИ (XXIII Winter Olympic Games).
Designer:  avers: Volodymyr Taran , Oleksandr Kharuk , Serhii Kharuk  revers: Nataliia Fandikova
Engraver: Volodymyr Demianenko , Volodymyr Atamanchuk