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Liberation of Donbas from the Fascist Invaders

Putting into circulation : 30 September 2013
Technical Specifications
Denomination Metal Weight of pure precious metals, gramme Diameter, mm Quality class of coinage Edge Mintage, pcs Actual, pcs
10 silver (Ag 925) 31.1 38,6 proof smooth with in-depth legends 3000 3000

Series: World War II
The commemorative coin is dedicated to the 70-th anniversary of liberation of the region of Donbas. Thanks to the decisive actions of the Southwestern and Southern Fronts troops many towns, villages and industrial facilities of Donbas were saved. Donetsk (Stalino) was liberated on September 8, 1943, and the whole region of Donbas - on September 22, 1943.
Retail price, Hryvnas: 1622

Obverse: above there is the semicircular inscription НАЦІОНАЛЬНИЙ БАНК УКРАЇНИ (National Bank of Ukraine) with the Small Coat of Arms of Ukraine thereunder to the right; in the centre there is depicted a memorial to the liberator warriors with its name thereunder МЕМОРІАЛЬНИЙ КОМПЛЕКС `САВУР-МОГИЛА` (Memorial complex `Savur-Mohyla`); below there are the coin issue year indication 2013 (to the left) and face value: 10/ГРИВЕНЬ (10 hryvnias).
Reverse: against the mirror-finished background there is depicted the composition: a star with the inscription 70/років (70/years) and a laurel branch; also there are the circumscription ВИЗВОЛЕННЯ ДОНБАСУ ВІД ФАШИСТСЬКИХ ЗАГАРБНИКІВ (Liberation of Donbas from the fascist invaders) and the legend 1943 (below).
Designer: Volodymyr Atamanchuk , Sviatoslav Ivanenko , Svitlana Dudenko
Engraver: Volodymyr Atamanchuk , Roman Chaikovskyi , Sviatoslav Ivanenko