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500 Years to Cossack settlements. Kalmiuska palanqua

Putting into circulation : 23 December 2005
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 30000 30000

Series: Heroes of Cossack Age
The coin is dedicated to 500 Years to Ukrainian Cossack settlements on the territory of the present Donetsk and Luhansk regions, which established later Kalmiuska palanqua (administrative district) of Zaporizhia Army situated down stream.
Retail price, Hryvnas: 51

On the coin obverse there is depicted a conventionalized coat of arms of Zaporizhia Army, left from which there is the small National emblem of Ukraine; 2005, the coin issue year (beneath) and the circular inscriptions: НАЦІОНАЛЬНИЙ БАНК УКРАЇНИ (National Bank of Ukraine) (above), П`ЯТЬ ГРИВЕНЬ (5/ hryvnia) (beneath), as well as the NBU Mint logotype
On the coin reverse there is a depiction of a Cossack community headed by a foreman; left there is a stone idol of Polovtsi tribe; under the composition there is a coat of arms of Kalmiuska palanqua. Around the coin circumference there are inscriptions: 500 РОКІВ КОЗАЦЬКИМ ПОСЕЛЕННЯМ. КАЛЬМІУСЬКА ПАЛАНКА (500 Years to Cossack settlements, Kalmiuska palanqua).
Designer: Sviatoslav Ivanenko
Engraver: Sviatoslav Ivanenko