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475th Anniversary of the First Record of the City of Ternopil


Putting into circulation : 20 August 2015
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 2000 2000

Series: Ancient cities of Ukraine
The commemorative coin is dedicated to the picturesque administrative center of the respective oblast, located on the Seret River (Dniester tributary) - Ternopil, first mentioned in the charter of Sigismund I, a King of Poland and Grand Duke of Lithuania, provided to Jan Tarnowski for the establishment of the city.
Retail price, Hryvnas: 936

Obverse: above, against the background of the ornament, there is the Small Coat of Arms of Ukraine with the inscription УКРАЇНА (Ukraine) underneath; in the center, against the smooth background, there is a panorama of modern Ternopil with the city`s coat of arms above; below: there is the issue year - 2015 and the semicircular inscription ДЕСЯТЬ ГРИВЕНЬ (ten hryvnias).
On the reverse: against the smooth background there are the inscriptions ТЕРНОПІЛЬ/ПЕРША ПИСЕМНА ЗГАДКА (Ternopil/the first record) with Jan Tarnowski`s portrait underneath against the background of the conventionalized sealed scroll; to the right of the portrait there is the ancient castle with the inscriptions ЯН ТАРНОВСЬКИЙ/1540 (Jan Tarnowski/1540) - to the right and ТЯRNOPOLIE - to the left.
Designer: Volodymyr Taran , Oleksandr Kharuk , Serhii Kharuk
Engraver: Volodymyr Demianenko , Anatolii Demianenko
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