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Olena Teliha

Putting into circulation : 19 July 2007
Technical Specifications
Denomination Metal Weight, g Diameter, mm Quality class of coinage Edge Mintage, pcs Actual, pcs
2 nickel silver 12.8 31,0 special uncirculated corrugated 35000 35000

Series: Outstanding Personalities of Ukraine
The jubilee coin is dedicated to Olena Ivanivna Teliha (1906 - 1942), a talented poetess and public figure. Olena Teliha was a poetess who left not very extensive, but rather significant artistic heritage. She was an organizer and a head of the Union of Ukrainian writers in Nazies-occupied Kyiv, she edited the `Timpani` periodical, a literary and artistic supplement to the `Ukrainian Word` newspaper.
Retail price, Hryvnas: 41

On the coin obverse above against the glass background there is the arciform inscription: НАЦІОНАЛЬНИЙ БАНК УКРАЇНИ (National Bank of Ukraine), under which there is the Small National Emblem of Ukraine, to the left - the coin face-value – 2 / ГРИВНІ (2/Hryvnias), beneath – cherry blossom in flames and the logotype of the NBU Mint and 2007, the coin mintage year, are placed.
On the coin reverse Olena Teliha is portrayed. To the right there are the inscriptions: 1906/1942 and arciform ОЛЕНА ТЕЛІГА (Olena Teliha).
Designer:  avers: Volodymyr Taran , Oleksandr Kharuk , Serhii Kharuk  revers: Anatolii Demianenko
Engraver: Volodymyr Demianenko , Anatolii Demianenko