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Putting into circulation : 19 December 2016
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: Architectural monuments of Ukraine
This coin commemorates St. Nicholas Cathedral. Designed by architect Volovskyi in a Gothic Revival style and built in early 20 century by architect Gorodetsky, the cathedral is Kyiv`s one of the most beautiful architectural monuments.
Retail price, Hryvnas: 51

Obverse: to the left is Ukraine`s small coat of arms and the vertical legend УКРАЇНА (Ukraine); in the center is an image of the cathedral`s interior; to the right is the coin face value: 5 ГРИВЕНЬ (5 hryvnias) on the German silver coin; below is the coin issue year 2016. On the German silver coin to the right is the mint mark of the NBU Banknote Printing and Minting Works.
Reverse: there is an image of the cathedral`s building and the following legends: КОСТЬОЛ СВЯТОГО МИКОЛАЯ (St. Nicholas Cathedral) (semicircular above) КИЇВ (Kyiv) (above the building).
Designer: Volodymyr Taran , Oleksandr Kharuk , Serhii Kharuk
Engraver: Volodymyr Demianenko