Bank of Lithuania

Obverse

The obverse of the coin bears Vytis, the coat of arms of the Republic of Lithuania, inscriptions LIETUVA (LITHUANIA), 1918 VASARIO 16-OJI (16 FEBRUARY 1918), the year of issue (2018) as well as the denomination (€50) and the mintmark of the Lithuanian Mint.

Reverse

On the reverse of the coin: 1918 11 23 LIETUVOS KARIUOMENĖS ĮKŪRIMAS (THE ESTABLISHMENT OF LITHUANIAN ARMY); 1919 06 27 ŠAULIŲ SĄJUNGOS ĮKŪRIMAS (THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE LITHUANIAN RIFLEMEN’S UNION); 1918–1920 LIETUVOS NEPRIKLAUSOMYBĖS KOVOS (FIGHTS FOR THE INDEPENDENCE OF LITHUANIA); 1919 02 10 JIEZNAS; 1919 11 21–22 RADVILIŠKIS; 1920 11 17–21 GIEDRAIČIAI–ŠIRVINTOS.

Denomination: €10
Composition: silver Ag 925
Diameter (mm): 49.50
Weight (g): 23.30
Quality: proof
Designed by Liudas Parulskis
Edge of the coin: plain
Date of issue: 13 February 2018
Mintage: 4,000 pcs
Coin price (with a box): EUR 57
Series: The 100th Anniversary of the Restoration of Lithuania’s Independence

Coin description

Coins are dedicated to signatories, armed forces and militarised organisations (the army, volunteers, riflemen), diplomacy, and the legal system.

Brochure

Last update: 02-03-2018