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Swallow`s Nest


Putting into circulation : 28 May 2008
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 corrugated 5000 5000

Series: Architectural monuments of Ukraine
The coin is dedicated to Swallow`s Nest, one of the pearls of the Southern Crimea built in 1912 by the architectural engineer Sherwood.
Retail price, Hryvnas: 877

On the obverse of the coin there is a depiction of a sea wave and sea gull, above there is the small National Emblem of Ukraine and the semicircular inscription: НАЦІОНАЛЬНИЙ БАНК УКРАЇНИ (National bank of Ukraine) and the following inscriptions: on the coin made of gold: 50/ ГРИВЕНЬ/ 2008 (50/ Hryvnia/ 2008), as well as designation of the metal Au 900 and its weight in fineness -15,55; on the silver coin - - 10 ГРИВЕНЬ/ 2008 (10 Hryvnia/2008), designation of the metal Ag 925 and 31,1, its weight in fineness; on both coins there is the NBU Mint logotype.
On the reverse of both coins against the background of a mountain and sea there is depicted the architectural monument - Swallow`s Nest resting on the rock and there is placed an inscription: ЛАСТІВЧИНЕ ГНІЗДО ( Swallow`s Nest) (on the left).
Designer:  avers: Volodymyr Taran , Oleksandr Kharuk , Serhii Kharuk  revers: Borys Hrudenko
Engraver: Anatolii Demianenko , Volodymyr Atamanchuk
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