Bank of Lithuania

Obverse

The national side of the coin depicts linear motifs, symbolising polyphonic melodies of the unique Lithuanian heritage – folk songs sutartinės. The lines are widening and narrowing again, spinning into a swirl decorated with various miniature geometric and nature figures. The coin features inscriptions LIETUVA (LITHUANIA) and SUTARTINĖS (Lithuanian multipart songs), the year of issue (2019) and the mark of the Lithuanian Mint. 12 stars are incorporated in the outer part of the coin, set out as they are on the flag of the European Union.
 

Reverse

The common side features a geographical depiction of Europe.

Denomination: €2
Composition: alloy
Diameter (mm): 25.75
Weight (g): 8.50
Designed by Luc Luycx (common side) and Liudas Parulskis (national side)
On the edge of the coin: LAISVĖ * VIENYBĖ * GEROVĖ (FREEDOM * UNITY * WELL-BEING)
Release date: 10 July 2019
Mintage: 500,000 pcs, of which 5,000 coins are BU quality in a numismatic package
Price: BU quality – EUR 9.00 (inclusive of VAT), unc quality – exchanged according to denomination
Minted at the Lithuanian Mint

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Last update: 30-07-2019