Nickel plating gives silver color to the brass which combined with additional texture adds snowy look to the coin making it even more symbolic as it is reminiscent of winter – the time of year this tragedy took place in.
The main feature of this coin is that it was made directly by the participants of this tragedy. We are the natives of Bucha, two friends who suffered during the occupation of our city. We developed the design of the coin and brought our idea to life. A little later, got very excited about this idea, we decided to make 4 types of coins with different coatings and create unique cases for them. Cases are also designed and created by us, and every coin has a case.
This is the Сoat of Arms of our Bucha. It represents the family
tree of Bucha with strong roots, that arose from merging four
towns, which were scattered around the railway station the symbol
of development and progress. There are oak leaves around the
crest, as a symbol of indomitable spirit, wisdom and strength of
The Сoat of Arms is surmounted by the crown as a symbol of the aristocratic origin of the city. For the first time, the possession of these lands by the Polish nobleman Lyasoti was mentioned in 1630, where people lived and worked for the well-being of the inhabitants of their native city for many years.
This side of the coin contains three main symbols that the inhabitants of Bucha will be remembered for years to come: