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Putting into circulation : 20 March 2006
Technical Specifications
Denomination Metal Weight of pure precious metals, gramme Diameter, mm Quality class of coinage Edge Mintage, pcs Actual, pcs
5 silver (Ag 925) 15.55 33,0 proof corrugated 10000 10000

Series: Signs of the Zodiac
The coins are dedicated to one of the Zodiac constellations - Aries, located in the Northern Hemisphere
Retail price, Hryvnas: 836

On the coin obverse made of silver, in the middle of the circle there is a conventionalized depiction of the sun, left and right, from it, as well as above and beneath it, there are four sunny spheres symbolizing four seasons. Left from the circle there is the Small State Emblem of Ukraine, right - 2006, the coin mintage year, Ag 925, the metal designation and 15,55g, its weight; around the coin circumference there are inscriptions: НАЦІОНАЛЬНИЙ БАНК УКРАЇНИ (National Bank of Ukraine) (above), 5 ГРИВЕНЬ (5 Hryvnias) (beneath), as well as the Mint logotype of the National Bank of Ukraine
On the reverse of both coins a styled image of Aries with stars around it is depicted, on the left whereof is its Sign of Zodiac; on the right there is the inscription: ОВЕН (Aries).
Designer: Volodymyr Taran , Oleksandr Kharuk , Serhii Kharuk
Engraver: Volodymyr Demianenko , Volodymyr Atamanchuk