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75 Years of the Zaporizhia Oblast

Putting into circulation : 25 March 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 commemorative coin is dedicated to one of the most developed industrial regions situated on the south-east of our country, which on the south is washed by the Sea of Azov. It is the land of founders of the state of Ukrainian Cossacks, the real knights of spirituality.
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 depicted the Dnieper Hydroelectric Station (DniproHES) dam whose erection some time gave an impetus to very rapid development of industry of the region; over it there is indicated the coin issue year 2014 with the regional symbols around the dam: airplane (motor industry), steel-teeming ladle (metallurgy of ferrous metals), sunflower and wheatears (agriculture) as well as the atom for peace emblem (nuclear-power engineering).
Reverse: bears the Oblast coat of arms with the semicircular inscriptions: ЗАПОРІЗЬКА ОБЛАСТЬ (Zaporizhia Oblast) above and ЗАСНОВАНА У 1939 РОЦІ (established in 1939 year) below.
Designer: Sviatoslav Ivanenko
Engraver: Sviatoslav Ivanenko , Volodymyr Atamanchuk