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Coin dedicated to the 500th anniversary of Francysk Skaryna's Ruthenian Bible

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Coin dedicated to the 500th anniversary of Francysk Skaryna's Ruthenian Bible (without a presentation box) EUR 63.00
Coin dedicated to the 500th anniversary of Francysk Skaryna's Ruthenian Bible EUR 67.00

Obverse

The obverse of the coin features the remaining part of the cover of Francysk Skaryna’s Ruthenian Bible. In the centre against an ornate background – Vytis, the coat of arms of the Republic of Lithuania, at the top – the inscription LIETUVA (LITHUANIA), on the left – the coin denomination (€20), on the right – the date of issue of the coin (2017). The mintmark of the Lithuanian Mint is impressed on the right-hand side of the obverse of the coin.

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The reverse of the coin features part of the cover of Francysk Skaryna’s Ruthenian Bible, at the bottom – the inscription PRANCIŠKAUS SKORINOS RUSĖNIŠKOJI BIBLIJA 500 (THE 500TH ANNIVERSARY OF FRANCYSK SKARYNA’S RUTHENIAN BIBLE).
Denomination: €20
Composition: silver Ag 925
Diameter: 38.61 mm
Weight: 28.28 g
Quality: proof

Designed by Rolandas Rimkūnas

Mintage: 3,000 units
Release date: 08/11/2017
Minted at: the Lithuanian Mint

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On the edge of the coin: PRAHA 1517 (PRAGUE 1517)

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