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The 15th anniversary of the Independence of Ukraine


Putting into circulation : 18 August 2006
Technical Specifications
Denomination Metal Weight of pure precious metals, gramme Diameter, mm Quality class of coinage Edge Mintage, pcs Actual, pcs
20 silver (Ag 925) 62.2 50,0 proof sectoral corrugation 7000 7000

Series: Rebirth of Ukrainian Statehood
The commemorative coins are dedicated to the 15th anniversary of adoption of the Act of Independence of Ukraine by the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine on August 24, 1991.
Retail price, Hryvnas: 1705

On the obverse of both coins there is a composition within the necklace circlet, which embodies the idea of Ukraine`s integrity: the Small National Emblem of Ukraine is enframed in a vegetative ornament and held up by a lion and a Cossack with a musket; there is a circumscription: on the silver coin - НАЦІОНАЛЬНИЙ/ БАНК/ УКРАЇНИ/ 20/ ГРИВЕНЬ/ 2006 (The National Bank of Ukraine /20 Hrivnias /2006), indication of the metal - Ag 925, its fineness and the coin weight in fineness - 62.2 g; On both coins there is the logotype of the National Bank of Ukraine Mint.
On the reverse of both coins in the nacklace circlet against the background of the map of Ukraine there is the building of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine and the circumferential legend: УКРАЇНА/ 15 РОКІВ НЕЗАЛЕЖНОСТІ (Ukraine / 15 Years of independence).
Designer: Oleksandr Ivakhnenko , Volodymyr Demianenko , Sviatoslav Ivanenko
Engraver: Volodymyr Demianenko , Sviatoslav Ivanenko
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