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Putting into circulation : 22 May 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 twelve Zodiac constellations - Gemini
Retail price, Hryvnas: 812

On the obverse of the 5 hryvnia coin in the center of the circle there is a conventionalized image of the Sun, on the left, on the right, above and underneath whereof – four lighted by it spheres symbolizing the seasons. To the left of the circle there is the Small National Emblem of Ukraine, to the right – the coin issue year: 2006 as well as the indication of the metal, its fineness – Ag 925, and weight of the precious metal in fineness 15.55 are indicated; the circumscription: НАЦІОНАЛЬНИЙ БАНК УКРАЇНИ (National Bank of Ukraine) above, 5 ГРИВЕНЬ (5 hryvnias) below, and the logotype of the National Bank of Ukraine Mint.
On the reverse of the 5 hryvnia coin a styled image of Gemini with stars around them is depicted, to the left whereof is their Sign of Zodiac, to the right – the inscription: БЛИЗНЮКИ (Gemini)
Designer: Volodymyr Taran , Oleksandr Kharuk , Serhii Kharuk
Engraver: Volodymyr Demianenko