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75 Years of the Lviv Oblast

Putting into circulation : 25 November 2014
Technical Specifications
Denomination Metal Weight, g Diameter, mm Quality class of coinage Edge Mintage, pcs Actual, pcs
5 bimetal from nonprecious metals 9.4 28,0 special uncirculated sectoral corrugation 20000 20000

Series: Oblasts of Ukraine
The coin is dedicated to one of the largest cultural, educational, industrial and agrarian regions on the west of Ukraine. L`vivshchyna is a substantial European road junction. It is the land of the main European watershed separating the drainage basins of the Baltic and Black Seas, and innumerable resources of healing mineral waters form a special wealth of the historical land of Halych. In the Oblast there are situated the following well-known health resorts: Truskavets, Morshyn, Shklo, Nemyriv, Skhidnytsia.
Retail price, Hryvnas: 44

Obverse: bears the Small Coat of Arms of Ukraine (above) with the semicircular inscriptions НАЦІОНАЛЬНИЙ БАНК УКРАЇНИ (National Bank of Ukraine) above and П`ЯТЬ ГРИВЕНЬ (five hryvnias) beneath; to the right there is the mark of the National Bank of Ukraine Mint; in the center there is the conventionalized composition: the images of the `Apostolos` (Acts and Epistles) book, the first book printed in Ukraine (Lviv, 1574), with the coin issue year indication 2014 to the left thereof, and, against the background of mountains, a mineral water pump room, the Olesko Castle, oil well pumpjack and the cezve with a cup (beneath).
Reverse: bears the Oblast coat of arms with the semicircular inscriptions: ЛЬВІВСЬКА ОБЛАСТЬ (Lviv Oblast) above and ЗАСНОВАНА У 1939 РОЦІ (established in 1939 year) below.
Designer: Sviatoslav Ivanenko
Engraver: Sviatoslav Ivanenko