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ST. ANDREW`S CHURCH


Putting into circulation : 20 July 2011
Technical Specifications
Denomination Metal Weight of pure precious metals, gramme Diameter, mm Quality class of coinage Edge Mintage, pcs Actual, pcs
10 silver (Ag 925) 31.1 38,6 proof smooth with in-depth legends 8000 8000

Series: Architectural monuments of Ukraine
The commemorative coin is dedicated to an architectural pearl of Kyiv built in the middle of the XVIIIth century in the style of Baroque to a design by prominent architect F.B.Rastrelli, i.e. to the St. Andrew`s Church. The church`s sophisticated outlines, clear-cut proportions, splendid harmony of forms and surrounding landscape won it general recognition and fame.
Retail price, Hryvnas: 954

Obverse: above there are the Small Coat of Arms of Ukraine and the three-line legend: НАЦІОНАЛЬНИЙ БАНК УКРАЇНИ (National Bank of Ukraine) thereunder; lower there is depicted a fragment of Baroque embossment on which an emphasis was put in decoration of the interior of the church; beneath there are the coin face values and issue year: 10/ГРИВЕНЬ/2011 (10 hryvnias).
Reverse: there are the St.Andrew`s Church image and legends: КИЇВ (Kyiv) against the background of the church, АНДРІЇВСЬКА ЦЕРКВА (St. Andrew`s Church) to the left, semicircular, and XVIII ст. (XVIII century) to the right, vertical.
Designer: Borys Hrudenko
Engraver: Volodymyr Atamanchuk , Sviatoslav Ivanenko
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