Bank of Lithuania

Obverse

The obverse of the coin features an image of Vytis in the centre, surrounded by the inscription LIETUVA (LITHUANIA), denomination (50 litas), year of issue (2010), and the mintmark of the Lithuanian Mint.

Reverse

The reverse of the coin features an image of the so-called European weatherfish (Lith. vijūnas) – a fish included in the Red Book of Lithuania. The fish is surrounded by the inscriptions VIJŪNAS and Misgurnus fossilis.

Denomination: LTL 50
Composition: silver Ag 925
Diameter (mm): 38.61
Weight (g): 28.28
Quality: proof
Designed by Vytautas Narutis and Giedrius Paulauskis
On the edge of the coin: LIETUVOS GAMTA (LITHUANIAN NATURE)
Release date: 2010
Mintage: 10,000 pcs
Series: Lithuanian Nature
Minted at the Lithuanian Mint

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Last update: 05-01-2018