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Eagle Owl (Bubo Bubo)

Putting into circulation : 23 July 2002
Technical Specifications
Denomination Metal Weight, g Diameter, mm Quality class of coinage Edge Mintage, pcs Actual, pcs
2 nickel silver 12.8 31,0 ordinary corrugated 30000 30000

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.
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 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