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10 years of Chornobyl Disaster


Putting into circulation : 25 April 1996
Technical Specifications
Denomination Metal Weight, g Diameter, mm Quality class of coinage Edge Mintage, pcs Actual, pcs
200000 german silver 14.35 33,0 proof-like corrugated 250000 250000

Series: Other coins
The coin is sued to mark the 10th anniversary of the disaster at the Chornobyl Nuclear Power Plant.
On the coin obverse on the coin obverse there is the Small State Emblem of Ukraine in the middle of the beads circumference decoration, framed with guelder-rose sprays. Above the State Emblem there is the year of issue:1996. Around the coin circumference there are inscriptions: УКРАЇНА at the upper part and in two rows: 200000 КАРБОВАНЦІВ
On the coin reverse there is a bell depiction in the coin centre with the inscription ЧОРНОБИЛЬ upon it. Beneath the bell there is a strip with the inscription 1986-1996. On the background there are flying cranes: three - left from the bell and two - to its right. Around the coin circumference there is an inscription: ТРАГЕДІЯ ПОДВИГ ЗАСТЕРЕЖЕННЯ. Words are separated with dots from one another and from the strip.
Designer:  avers: Oleksandr Ivakhnenko  revers: Serhii Minenok
Engraver: Maria Poldaufova
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