- List of commemorative coins of Ukraine from precious metals
- The Year of the Rooster, cost 2016
Coin The Year of the Rooster 5 грн., market price 04.03.2021
Obverse: above is Ukraine`s small coat of arms, beneath which is the legend НАЦІОНАЛЬНИЙ БАНК/УКРАЇНИ (National Bank of Ukraine); in the center surrounded by a conventionalized floral ornament is the coin face value 5/ГРИВЕНЬ (5/hryvnias); below is the coin issue year - 2017, the coin`s metal - Ag 925, fine weight - 15.55 g, and the mint mark of the NBU Banknote Printing and Minting Works.
Reverse: surrounded by a conventionalized floral ornament is an image of the rooster, done in a lubok printing style. The rooster`s eye is decorated with a yellow cubic zirconium oxide. Above and below this composition there are sketches of all the 12 symbols of the Chinese calendar.
This coin commemorates the year of the rooster according to a calendar of Chinese origin. The calendar is based on the twelve-year orbit of Jupiter, the largest planet in the solar system.
|09.12.2016||5||silver (Ag 925)||15.55||33||20 000 шт.|