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The 75th Anniversary of Ukraine’s Liberation

Putting into circulation : 22 October 2019
Technical Specifications
Denomination Metal Weight, g Diameter, mm Quality class of coinage Edge Mintage, pcs Actual, pcs
5 nickel silver 16.54 35,0 special uncirculated corrugated 40000 40000

Series: World War II
The coin commemorates the heroic deeds of the Ukrainian people in World War II, liberation of Ukraine from Nazi invaders in the fall of 1944, memories, and reconciliatoin of warriors who gave their lives for Ukraine.
Retail price, Hryvnas: 61

Obverse features Ukraine`s small coat of arms, with vertical legends to the right: УКРАЇНА (Ukraine) and the year of mintage – 2019; against a smooth backdrop is a composition symbolizing the fight for liberation of the country – conventionalized images of a plane (above), sketched soldier defenders, guns, and an army tank; below, against the pictured hills, is the coin’s face value – 5/ГРИВЕНЬ (5 hryvnias), and the mint mark of the NBU’s Banknote Printing and Minting Works (to the left against a smooth backdrop).
Reverse: conventionalized red petals of a memorial poppy (based on the symbol to the memory of victims of war by S. Mishakin) are placed to the right, circling the legend: 1944 –/2019; to the left, against a relief background is a man’s profile (smooth) holding a child with a branch of laurel in his arms.
Designer: Куц Марина
Engraver: Anatolii Demianenko