Canada will release a unique coin in form of Ukrainian Easter eggs

In honor of the 125th anniversary of first Ukrainian settlements in Canada, the Royal canadian mint will issue a colored coin in the form of Ukrainian Easter eggs. This is stated on the website of the Royal canadian mint.

«It will become the world’s first coin, which will have the shape of an egg. On the reverse are plotted color patterns, typical of traditional Ukrainian Easter eggs. The coin will be minted from 31,39 gr. pure silver 20 face value in canadian dollars. Its release will begin February 20, and the total circulation is 4 thousand», — stated in the message.

The author of the reverse design of the coin is a canadian artist Anna Moras.

We will remind, this year the Ukrainian community of Canada also celebrates the 75th anniversary of the founding of the Ukrainian canadian Congress, who in the fall will conduct the meeting and to elect a President.




Canada will release a unique coin in form of Ukrainian Easter eggs 03.02.2016

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