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Ivan Bahrianyi

Putting into circulation : 25 September 2007
Technical Specifications
Denomination Metal Weight, g Diameter, mm Quality class of coinage Edge Actual, pcs
2 nickel silver 12.8 31,0 special uncirculated corrugated 35000

Series: Outstanding Personalities of Ukraine
The jubilee coin is dedicated to Ivan Bahrianyi - a Ukrainian publicist, poet, novelist and political figure. Ivan Pavlovych Bahrianyi (Lozoviahin) was an author of novels, plays, poems, essays, the `Fiery ring` story and the `Ave Maria` poem. Being subjected to repression and having served his sentence, he then emigrated to Germany where he organized Artistic Ukrainian Movement and founded Ukrainian revolutionary democratic party.
Retail price, Hryvnas: 41

On the coin obverse there is a strip with decorative pattern and the edge of a book against the background whereof there is the inscription: 2 / ГРИВНІ (2 Hryvnia); above against the glass background there is the Small National Emblem of Ukraine, underneath - the inscription: НАЦІОНАЛЬНИЙ/ БАНК/УКРАЇНИ (National Bank of Ukraine), below to the left there is the coin issue year – 2007, and the National Bank of Ukraine Mint logotype
On the coin reverse Ivan Bahrianyi is portrayed, to the right there is a vertical inscription ІВАН БАГРЯНИЙ (Ivan Bahrianyi) and his years of life: 1906 (above) 1963 (below).
Designer: Volodymyr Atamanchuk
Engraver: Volodymyr Atamanchuk