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UEFA European Football Championship - 2012 Final Tournament

Putting into circulation : 16 December 2011
Technical Specifications
Denomination Metal Weight of pure precious metals, gramme Diameter, mm Quality class of coinage Edge Mintage, pcs Actual, pcs
500 gold (Au 999,9) 500 80,0 special uncirculated smooth with in-depth legends до 500 110

Series: Sport
The coin is dedicated to an important sporting event - the final tournament of the 2012 UEFA European Football Championship - to be hosted by Poland and Ukraine in 2012.
Obverse: on the obverse of the coin there are depicted: the Small Coat of Arms of Ukraine with the semicircular inscription НАЦІОНАЛЬНИЙ БАНК УКРАЇНИ (National Bank of Ukraine) above, the map of Europe with the inscriptions КИЇВ (Kyiv) and WARSZAWA (Warsaw) against the background whereof there is the enameled image of the official UEFA Euro 2012 logo in colour; under the map there is indicated the coin face value 500/ГРИВЕНЬ (500/hryvnias); along the coin circumference there are depicted silhouettes of architectural monuments of the cities, where the final tournament matches are to take place, and figurines of football players together with indication of the match dates.
Reverse: on the coin reverse there is a conventionalized composition of the football match: in the foreground there is depicted a figurine of a football player with the ball in motion; in the background - figurines of two players and goalkeeper`s silhouette; there are the legends: ФІНАЛЬНИЙ ТУРНІР (final tournament) above to the left and ЧЕМПІОНАТ/ЄВРОПИ /З ФУТБОЛУ/2012 р. (Championship / of Europe / of football / 2012 year) below to the right.
Designer: Volodymyr Taran , Oleksandr Kharuk , Serhii Kharuk
Engraver: Volodymyr Demianenko , Anatolii Demianenko