So the second stage of the next annual competition for the best coin of Ukraine was completed. In the contest, which holds NBU, commemorative coins took part, released in 2018. The best coins, in the nomination "The Best Coin of the Year" and "The Best Disclosure of the Theme", are recognized silver coins from the set "To the 100th anniversary of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine": "Era of the World", "Era of Changes", "Era of Technologies", "Man, time, space." All coins have a hexagonal shape and face value - 5 hryvnia.
On May 21, the National Bank of Ukraine issued into circulation 2 collection coins from the “Monuments of Architecture of Ukraine” series - Mgarsky Transfiguration Monastery.
- 5 hryvnia - made of nickel silver, circulation - 40,000, price - 51 UAH;
- 10 hryvnia - silver, circulation - 2500, price - 988 UAH;
The coin is dedicated to the monastery, which was founded in 1619 on an elevation of the right bank of the Sula River near the village of Mgar, near the town of Lubny.
Disassembled his small piggy bank of coins of Ukraine, which threw all the trifles over the course of the year. As expected, I found nothing rare.
After studying the catalog of coins of Ukraine (Kolomiytsa), made a table for himself - Change coins of Ukraine. You can see more clearly what coins to look for, as well as their rarity.
Beginning of 2019, the way of a novice collector.
The choice of my new hobby fell on collecting coins. Accessible to each hobby, since it is not necessary to collect only expensive and rare coins.
You can start with the simplest, for example, to collect all the small coins of your country by the years of their release. We receive them daily for delivery. At the same time, without investing much money, you can check your interest in this hobby.
PS: Each coin is a work of art that holds part of the story.