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- 100 Years since the Battles Fought by a Legion of Ukrainian Sich Riflemen on the Lysonia Mount, cost 2016
Coin 100 Years since the Battles Fought by a Legion of Ukrainian Sich Riflemen on the Lysonia Mount 5 грн., market price 13.06.2021
100-річчя боїв легіону Українських січових стрільців на горі Лисоня
Obverse: above is Ukraine`s small coat of arms and the legend УКРАЇНА (Ukraine); in the center against a smooth background is the following conventionalized composition: in a guilder rose wreath there is a heraldic lion standing on a cliff, which has the legend У.С.С. 1914 (U.S.R 1914) (from the emblem of Ukrainian Sich riflemen); beneath is the coin face value 5 ГРИВЕНЬ (5 hryvnias), the coin issue year 2016 and the mint mark of the NBU Banknote Minting and Printing Works.
Reverse: there is a conventionalized composition of a military trumpeter against the outline of the modern war memorial on the Lysonia Mount and the legends 100-РІЧЧЯ БОЇВ ЛЕГІОНУ УКРАЇНСЬКИХ СІЧОВИХ СТРІЛЬЦІВ (100 years since the battles fought by a legion of Ukrainian Sich riflemen) (above, semicircular) and НА ГОРІ ЛИСОНЯ (on the Lysonia Mount).
The coin commemorates the feat performed by a legion of Ukrainian Sich riflemen. One hundred years ago, the legion achieved a victory in the battle for the Lysonia Mount, having stopped the advance of the Russian army on the town of Berezhany during the Brusilov Offensive. The legion was a Ukrainian voluntary military unit within the Austro-Hungarian Army during the First World War.
|02.09.2016||5||nickel silver||16.54||35||30 000 шт.|