Coin «Euromaidan» can become «coin of the year» from the design point of view

Ukrainian commemorative coin «Euromayday» was included in the finals of the International competition «the Best coin of the year» in the nomination «the Best artistic solution». The organizer of competition is influential in the numismatic world edition «Krause Publication» (USA), the official website of the National Bank of Ukraine.

The results were summed up during the 46th world fair of money, held 3-6 February in Berlin.

«In the final of this prestigious competition in 10 nominations got 100 coins issued in 2015, mints and national banks of the countries of the world, which means the highest recognition of coins for the theme, design and marketing», — said the NBU.

Participants in the fair, which is the largest gathering of manufacturers numismatic products, wholesale dealers and collectors began this year, over 60 Central banks and mints of the world. Presented more than 330 exhibitors. The event was attended by over 15,000 people.

Commemorative coin «Euromaidan» Nickel silver, dedicated to the protests that took place in Ukraine in November 2013 — February 2014 for the sake of change. The coin has a face value of 5 hryvnia.

The obverse of the coin the embossed background, stylized waving flag, shows a fragment of the chamber and coined the phrase from the Constitution, «the Bearer of sovereignty and the only source of power in Ukraine is the people.»

On the coin reverse against the background of European Union flag depicts a fist, holding the state flag of Ukraine (flags depicted using pad printing).

We will remind, in 2015, the NBU has produced a series of coins dedicated to the Euromaidan.

Coin «Euromaidan» can become «coin of the year» from the design point of view 11.02.2017

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