Bank of Lithuania


The obverse of the coin features a stylised Vytis, surrounded by the denomination (10 litas), year of issue (2012), and the mintmark of the Lithuanian Mint.


The reverse of the coin artistically depicts a surgeon’s hands and a stylised heart, created according to the motifs of the medal by Stanislovas Kuzma, ‘Vilnius University Cardiac and Vascular Laboratory and Clinics in 1962–1982’. The inscription LIETUVOS MOKSLAS (LITHUANIAN SCIENCE) is in a semicircle to the right.

Denomination: LTL 10
Composition: gold Au 999
Diameter: 13.92 mm
Weight: 1.244 g
Quality: PROOF
Coin type: commemorative

Designed by Rytas Jonas Belevičius  

Edge of the coin: plain
Release date: 2012
Mintage: 5,000 pcs
Series: Lithuanian Science
Minted at the Lithuanian Mint

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Last update: 31-12-2021