Thursday, 19 January 2012
Rating: 5 grivnas
metall: silver (Ag 925)
diametr: 33 mm
The weight: 15,55 grams
series: Outstanding Personalities of Ukraine
The coin is dedicated to Yevhen Pavlovych Hrebinka, a poet, prose-writer, author of numerous fables, who introduced into Ukrainian literature, inter alia, such romantic genres as romances, songs, etc., including nonpareil patterns of amorous poetry.
Obverse: above there is the Small Coat of Arms of Ukraine with the semicircular legend НАЦІОНАЛЬНИЙ БАНК УКРАЇНИ (National Bank of Ukraine); lower there is a conventionalized composition in the centre whereof there is depicted a horseman; to the right the
Reverse: there is a portrait of Yevhen Hrebinka to the right whereof, against the background of a conventionalized manuscript page, indicated are his years of life - 1812/1848; to the left there is the legend ЄВГЕН/ГРЕБІНКА (Yevhen/Hrebinka).
artist: Sviatoslav Ivanenko
sculptor: Sviatoslav Ivanenko