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225 Years of Lviv National Medical University

Putting into circulation : 28 October 2009
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 smooth with in-depth legends 7000 7000

Series: Higher educational establishments of Ukraine
The commemorative coin is dedicated to one of the oldest medical universities in Ukraine - Lviv National Medical University that in 1998 was named after Danylo Halytskyi (Daniel of Galicia). The University is associated with the work of many famous scientists, origination and development of more than 20 scientific schools.
Retail price, Hryvnas: 846

On the obverse above there is the Small Coat of Arms of Ukraine with the semicircular legend НАЦІОНАЛЬНИЙ БАНК УКРАЇНИ (National Bank of Ukraine); below there is the coin face value 5/ГРИВЕНЬ (5/ hryvnias), and in the centre, against the dark background, there are the initial lines of the Hippocratic Oath in Latin; under them on the left - the coin issue year indication 2009 and, to the right, the university emblem.
On the reverse there is depicted the university building amid the legends: above 225/РОКІВ (225/years), below ІМЕНІ/ДАНИЛА/ГАЛИЦЬКОГО (named after/Danylo/Halytskyi) and the circular inscription ЛЬВІВСЬКИЙ НАЦІОНАЛЬНИЙ МЕДИЧНИЙ УНІВЕРСИТЕТ (Lviv National Medical University).
Designer: Anatolii Demianenko
Engraver:  avers: Anatolii Demianenko  revers: Volodymyr Demianenko