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Cyclamen coum (Kuznetzovii)

Putting into circulation : 30 September 2014
Technical Specifications
Denomination Metal Weight, g Diameter, mm Quality class of coinage Edge Actual, pcs
2 nickel silver 12.8 31,0 special uncirculated corrugated 35000

Series: Flora and Fauna
The coin is dedicated to the Cyclamen coum (a sowbread variety), an endangered relict perennial. This tender plant with lilac-pink flowers and rounded leaves resembling those of the water-lily is on Ukraine`s list of endangered species.
Retail price, Hryvnas: 41

On the obverse of the coin, within the wreath formed by images of some flora and fauna species, there are the Small Coat of Arms of Ukraine and the inscriptions: НАЦІОНАЛЬНИЙ/БАНК/УКРАЇНИ/2/ГРИВНІ/2014 (National / Bank / of Ukraine / 2 / hryvnias / 2014). In addition the obverse of the latter coin bears the mark of the National Bank of Ukraine Mint.
On the reverse of the coins there is depicted Cyclamen coum (Kuznetzovii) (it is coloured on the German silver coin thanks to the use of pad printing) together with the inscriptions ЦИКЛАМЕН КОСЬКИЙ (КУЗНЕЦОВА) (above) and CYCLAMEN COUM MILL. S. L. (below)
Designer: Volodymyr Demianenko
Engraver: Volodymyr Demianenko