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60 Years of the Council of Europe


Putting into circulation : 20 August 2009
Technical Specifications
Denomination Metal Weight, g Diameter, mm Quality class of coinage Edge Mintage, pcs Actual, pcs
5 bimetal from nonprecious metals 9.4 28,0 special uncirculated sectoral corrugation 45000 45000

Series: Other coins
The jubilee coin of 5 hryvnia face value is dedicated to an intergovernmental regional organization whose purpose is development of cooperation between the member countries on the basis of common principles and ideals as well as support of their economic and social progress. Ukraine became a member of the Council of Europe in November of 1995.
Retail price, Hryvnas: 44

On the coin obverse within the inner circle framed by five-pointed stars there is depicted the map of Europe, under the upper star there is indicated the coin issue year 2009; on the outer ring there are the Small Coat of Arms of Ukraine above and semicircular legends НАЦІОНАЛЬНИЙ БАНК УКРАЇНИ (National Bank of Ukraine), П`ЯТЬ ГРИВЕНЬ (five hryvnias) below and the logotype of the National Bank of Ukraine Mint.
On the coin reverse within the inner circle there are the logotype of the Council of Europe and the inscription 1949/РІК (1949/year); on the outer ring there are the inscriptions COUNCIL OF EUROPE, CONSEIL DE EUROPE, РАДА ЄВРОПИ (below).
Designer: Sviatoslav Ivanenko
Engraver: Sviatoslav Ivanenko
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