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The Human, Time, Space

Putting into circulation : 14 November 2018
Technical Specifications
Denomination Metal Weight of pure precious metals, gramme Diameter, mm Quality class of coinage Edge Mintage, pcs Actual, pcs
5 silver (Ag 999) 15.55 шестигранна special uncirculated smooth 4000 4000

Series: Other coins
A set of four commemorative coins, 5 hryvnias in face value each, in a souvenir pack entitled 100 Years since the Establishment of Ukraine’s National Academy of Sciences: The Era of Peace, The Era of Changes, The Era of Technologies, The Human, Time, Space. These coins celebrate science, which is the most important engine of technical, social and cultural progress. Science is also an integral component of the spiritual culture of the humans that have entered the era of information and high technologies.
Retail price, Hryvnas: 903

Obverse: to the left, are the coin issue year 2018, Ukraine’s small coat of arms and the vertical legends UKRAINE/УКРАЇНА; to the right, are the coin face value П’ЯТЬ ГРИВЕНЬ (five hryvnias), the coin’s metal and fine weight Ag 999 15,55 (Ag 999 15.55) (vertically), and the mint mark of the NBU’s Banknote Printing and Minting Works (beneath); against the backdrop of a stylized heliocentric model, which symbolizes the development of astronomy and philosophy, is Einstein’s equation E=mc? that shows the relation between the mass and energy of any substance and which symbolizes the theory of relativity; under the equation, against a violet background containing images of a double helix, which symbolizes a human genome (pad printing), is da Vinci’s Vitruvian Man symbolizing the canonical proportions of a human body (local gilding, fine weight no less than 0.0001 g).
Reverse: against the backdrop of a stylized scheme of nucleic acids, is a clock, which symbolizes eternity, time and its brevity; in the center of the clock are the smooth silhouettes of a man and a woman, above which, against a black background, are colored, entwined symbols that symbolize the male and female sex (pad printing); there are the following vertical legends: THE HUMAN • TIME • SPACE (to the left) and ЛЮДИНА • ЧАС • ПРОСТІР (to the right).
Designer: Volodymyr Taran , Oleksandr Kharuk , Serhii Kharuk
Engraver: Volodymyr Atamanchuk , програмне моделювання: Андріянов Віталій