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200 Years of Crimean Resorts

Putting into circulation : 28 November 2007
Technical Specifications
Denomination Metal Weight, g Diameter, mm Quality class of coinage Edge Mintage, pcs Actual, pcs
5 nickel silver 16.54 35,0 special uncirculated corrugated 35000 35000

Series: Other coins
The commemorative coin is dedicated to the 200th anniversary of the Crimean scientific balneology that originated development of the Crimean balneal resources. One of the main therapeutic resources of the peninsula which attracted the attention both of medical scientists and state authorities are the Saky therapeutic muds whose medical properties started to be studied at the beginning of the XIXth century.
Retail price, Hryvnas: 51

On the obverse there is the semi-circular legend: НАЦІОНАЛЬНИЙ БАНК УКРАЇНИ (National Bank of Ukraine), underneath – the Small National Emblem of Ukraine, the image of the modern sanatorium against the background of the Crimean picturesque nature, and inscriptions – 5 ГРИВЕНЬ / 2007 (5 hryvnias / 2007) – as well as the logotype of the National Bank of Ukraine Mint.
On the reverse to the left there is the image of the chemist Felix De Serra (in 1807 he analyzed Saky muds for the first time) against the background of the lake, above to the right – the pump-room), underneath there is the inscription – 1807 / РІК / САКСЬКІ ОЗЕРА (1807 / YEAR / SAKY LAKES) – as well as the emblem of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea. Above there is the semi-circular legend – ПОЧАТОК ОСВОЄННЯ КУРОРТІВ КРИМУ (Beginning in development of the Crimean resorts).
Designer: Sviatoslav Ivanenko
Engraver: Sviatoslav Ivanenko