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Liberation of Nikopol from the Fascist Invaders


Putting into circulation : 7 February 2014
Technical Specifications
Denomination Metal Weight, g Diameter, mm Quality class of coinage Edge Mintage, pcs Actual, pcs
5 nickel silver 16.54 35,0 special uncirculated corrugated 20000 20000

Series: World War II
The coin is dedicated to the 70th anniversary of liberation of the city of Nikopol, Dnipropetrovsk Oblast, from the fascist invaders on February 8, 1944, as a result of the Nikopol-Krivoi Rog offensive executed by troops of the 3rd and 4th Ukrainian Fronts.
Retail price, Hryvnas: 51

On the obverse there are: above - the Small Coat of Arms of Ukraine with the inscription НАЦІОНАЛЬНИЙ / БАНК / УКРАЇНИ (National / Bank / of Ukraine); in the centre - the dynamic composition representing the offensive with participation of the tank units; below - the coin face value П`ЯТЬ ГРИВЕНЬ (five hryvnias) with the coin issue year indication 2014 and the mark of the National Bank of Ukraine Mint thereunder.
On the reverse against the mirror-finished background there is depicted the composition: a ribbon-formed star with the inscription 70/років (70/years) and a laurel branch; also there are the circumscription ВИЗВОЛЕННЯ НІКОПОЛЯ ВІД ФАШИСТСЬКИХ ЗАГАРБНИКІВ (Liberation of Nikopol from the fascist invaders) and the legend 1944 (below).
Designer: Anatolii Demianenko , Svitlana Dudenko , Sviatoslav Ivanenko
Engraver: Anatolii Demianenko , Volodymyr Atamanchuk , Sviatoslav Ivanenko
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