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Oksana Petrusenko

Putting into circulation : 5 February 2010
Technical Specifications
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5 silver (Ag 925) 15.55 33,0 proof smooth with in-depth legends 5000 5000

Series: Outstanding Personalities of Ukraine
The coin is dedicated to Oksana Andriivna PETRUSENKO (1900-1940), an outstanding Ukrainian opera artist, one of the best performers of romances and Ukrainian folk song singers, which had a uniquely expressive voice of a large range and was very gifted with dramatics.
Retail price, Hryvnas: 811

On the coin 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 depicted a poppy flower against the background of the stave with music notation forming a circle; in the centre there is the legend 5 ГРИВЕНЬ/2010 (5 hryvnias).
On the coin reverse there is a portrait of Oksana Petrusenko dressed in a Ukrainian national costume, to the right whereof there are the inscriptions: the bow-shaped ОКСАНА ПЕТРУСЕНКО (Oksana Petrusenko) and 1900/1940 (the years of her life).
Designer: Volodymyr Taran , Oleksandr Kharuk , Serhii Kharuk
Engraver: Volodymyr Atamanchuk , Anatolii Demianenko