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1120 Years of the City of Uzhhorod

Putting into circulation : 25 December 2013
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 30000 30000

Series: Ancient cities of Ukraine
The commemorative coin is dedicated to Uzhhorod, the administrative center of the Zakarpattia Oblast, a picturesque city situated on both banks of the Uzh River which arose as a fortress and has witnessed many historical events in Zakarpattia.
Retail price, Hryvnas: 51

Obverse: above there is the Small Coat of Arms of Ukraine with the semicircular inscription НАЦІОНАЛЬНИЙ БАНК УКРАЇНИ (National Bank of Ukraine); thereunder is the inscription on the ribbon УЖГОРОДСЬКИЙ ЗАМОК (Uzhhorod Castle); in the center there is depicted the Uzhhorod Castle encircled with walls with a branch of the Japanese cherry against the background thereof; to the left there is the coin issue year indication 2013; below there is the coin face value: П`ЯТЬ ГРИВЕНЬ (five hryvnias); to the right there is the mark of the National Bank of Ukraine Mint.
Reverse: represents the city panorama with the pedestrian bridge over the Uzh River framed in the Japanese cherry branches; above, to the left, there is the coat of arms of Uzhhorod; below there is the inscription 1120/РОКІВ УЖГОРОД (1120/years Uzhhorod).
Designer: Oleksandr Kuzmin , Maria Skoblikova
Engraver: Volodymyr Demianenko , Volodymyr Atamanchuk