- List of commemorative coins of Ukraine
- Smith, cost 2011
Coin Smith 5 грн., market price 18.04.2021
Obverse: above there are the Small Coat of Arms of Ukraine and the conventionalized legend: НАЦІОНАЛЬНИЙ БАНК УКРАЇНИ (National Bank of Ukraine) thereunder; in the centre there are depicted in a conventionalized manner two little birds and (to the left and right of them) different smithcraft products - Old Rus arms and household stuff; below there is the legend: 5/ГРИВЕНЬ/2011 (5 hryvnias) (on the German silver one) together with the National Bank of Ukraine Mint logo.
Reverse: on both coins there is depicted a smith at work. Above, there is the legend КОВАЛЬ (smith). To the left and right of the central composition there are ornamental patterns.
The commemorative coin is dedicated to the smithcraft, i.e. treatment of iron by the hot forging techniques. As early as in the Xth-XIIth centuries the skills of smiths reached such a high level that some of the iron treatment methods and processes for manufacture of tools and household goods have remained practically unchanged to this day.
|28.03.2011||5||nickel silver||16.54||35||45 000 шт.|