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350 Years to the citu of Kharkiv

Putting into circulation : 1 July 2004
Technical Specifications
Denomination Metal Weight, g Diameter, mm Quality class of coinage Edge Mintage, pcs Actual, pcs
5 nickel silver 16.54 35,0 ordinary corrugated 30000 30000

Series: Ancient cities of Ukraine
The coin is dedicated to the city of Kharkiv, one of the largest industrial, scientific and cultural centres of Ukraine. The city was founded about 1655 by Ukrainian Cossacks - migrators from the Right Bank Ukraine as a fortress for defense of the Ukrainian territories from aggressive attacks of conquerors.
On the coin obverse there is depicted the Bell tower of the Assumption Cathedral (1821 - 1848); above - the small National Emblem of Ukraine; on the left - designation of metal - 5, on the right there is a semicircular inscription: УКРАЇНА (Ukraine); beneath - the ГРИВЕНЬ (hryvnia), inscription and the coin issue year: 2004. Furthermore, there is the Mint logotype of the National bank of Ukraine
On the coin reverse there is depicted the State Industry building (Derzhprom), which was built in the constructivism style (1928), above and on the left there is the city coat of arms, below there is the semicircular inscription ХАРКІВ o 350 РОКІВ (Kharkiv/ 350 Years)
Designer: Oksana Teriokhina , Natalia Domovytskykh
Engraver: Volodymyr Demianenko