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Liberation of Kharkiv from the Fascist Invaders


Putting into circulation : 21 August 2013
Technical Specifications
Denomination Metal Weight, g Diameter, mm Quality class of coinage Edge Mintage, pcs Actual, pcs
5 nickel silver 16.54 35 special uncirculated corrugated 20000 20000

Series: World War II
The commemorative coin is dedicated to the 70-th anniversary of liberation of the city of Kharkiv from the fascist invaders on August 23, 1943, by the Steppe Front troops in co-operation with the Voronezh and Southwestern Fronts as a result of the successful counteroffensive of the Soviet Army in the direction of Belgorod and Kharkiv, which was the Battle of Kursk conclusion.
Retail price, Hryvnas: 51

Obverse: above there is the semicircular inscription НАЦІОНАЛЬНИЙ БАНК УКРАЇНИ (National Bank of Ukraine) with the Small Coat of Arms of Ukraine thereunder to the left; in the center there is depicted the monument to the Liberator Warrior decorating the city; thereunder is indicated the coin issue year 2013; to the left there is the coin face value: 5/ГРИВЕНЬ (5/hryvnias); to the right there is the mark of the National Bank of Ukraine Mint.
Reverse: there is a composition: the star with the inscription 70/років (70/years) in the center with the laurel branch thereunder; the reverse bears the circumferential inscription ВИЗВОЛЕННЯ ХАРКОВА ВІД ФАШИСТСЬКИХ ЗАГАРБНИКІВ (Liberation of Kharkiv from the fascist invaders) and the legend 1943 (below).
Designer: Svitlana Dudenko, Sviatoslav Ivanenko
Engraver: Sviatoslav Ivanenko
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