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Biathlon


Putting into circulation : 16 February 1998
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 7500 7500

Series: Sport
The commemorative coin of 10 Hryvnias denomination is dedicated to the 18th Winter Olympic Games in Nagano (Japan), the participant of which was the Olympic team of Ukraine
Retail price, Hryvnas: 877

On the coin obverse at the center, there is the small National Emblem of Ukraine; at its sides there are depictions of snow-flakes and designations of Ag 925, the symbol of precious metal, and its weight 31,1. Above the National Emblem, there is the year of coin issue -1998. Around the circumference there is a two line legend: УКРАЇНА (Ukraine) and 10 ГРИВЕНЬ (10 Hryvnia)
On the coin reverse there is a picture of a biathloner with a gun against a background of decorative tracks. Around the circumference there is an inscription: ХVІІІ ЗИМОВІ ОЛІМПІЙСЬКІ ІГРИ НАГАНО, split with snow-flakes
Designer:  avers: Yurii Bondarenko  revers: Oleksii Shtanko
Engraver: Sviatoslav Ivanenko
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