Coin dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the consolidation of Independence
Coin dedicated to the 25th anniversary o the consolidation of Independence (without a presentation box)
ObverseThe obverse of the coin features a stylised Vytis, the coat of arms of the Republic of Lithuania, surrounded by the inscription LIETUVA (Lithuania), year of issue (2016), denomination (€20), and the mintmark of the Lithuanian Mint.
ReverseThe national flags on the reverse of the coin are arranged in the chronological order of the recognition of the State of Lithuania after declaration of its Independence in 1990. Special attention is given to Iceland, which was the first country to recognise Lithuania’s Independence. The reverse also bears the logo of the United Nations (UN). Lithuania joined the UN on 17 September 1991.
Composition: silver Ag 925
Diameter: 38.61 mm
Weight: 28.00 g
Designed by Rūta Ničajienė
Mintage: 4,000 pcs
Release date: 08/09/2016
Minted at the Lithuanian Mint
On the edge of the coin: TARPTAUTINIAM PRIPAŽINIMUI 25 (25 YEARS OF INTERNATIONAL RECOGNITION)