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20 Years Since the Adoption of the Ukrainian Constitution


Putting into circulation : 20 June 2016
Technical Specifications
Denomination Metal Weight of pure precious metals, gramme Diameter, mm Quality class of coinage Edge Mintage, pcs Actual, pcs
5 silver (Ag 925) 15.55 33,0 special uncirculated smooth with in-depth legends 3000 3000

Series: Rebirth of Ukrainian Statehood
The coin commemorates twenty years since the adoption of the Ukrainian constitution. Adopted on 28 June 1996 by the Ukrainian parliament in the name of Ukrainian citizens of all nationalities, the Ukrainian constitution enshrines the fundamental rules that govern the organization and functioning of the Ukrainian state and society.
Retail price, Hryvnas: 529

Obverse (vertically divided into matt and smooth surfaces): above is Ukraine`s small coat of arms, to the right of which is the semicircular legend УКРАЇНА (Ukraine); in the center is the building of the Ukrainian parliament with a floral ornament on the left of it; under the building is the coin`s issue year of 2016; below is the semicircular legend bearing the coin`s face value: 5 ГРИВЕНЬ (5 hryvnias).
Reverse (vertically divided into matt and smooth surfaces): in the center is a conventionalized image of an open book, above which is the twig of a guelder rose, to the right against a smooth background is the legend 20/РОКІВ (20/years) and the semicircular legend КОНСТИТУЦІЯ УКРАЇНИ (Ukrainian constitution); to the left, against a smooth background, is the text from the first articles of the Ukrainian constitution: Article 1. Ukraine is a sovereign, independent, democratic, social, and law-governed country. / Article 2. Ukraine`s sovereignty applies to the entire country. Ukraine is a Unitarian country. Ukraine`s territory, as defined by the existing boundaries, is indivisible and inviolable. / Article 3. A person, their life, health, honor, dignity, inviolability, and safety are of the highest social value in Ukraine.
Designer: Volodymyr Taran , Oleksandr Kharuk , Serhii Kharuk
Engraver: Volodymyr Atamanchuk
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