Bank of Lithuania

Obverse

On the obverse of the coin, the centenary of the Lithuanian Olympic Movement is represented by the discus throw, shooting, swimming, and the modern pentathlon – sports in which Lithuanian athletes have won gold medals since the restoration of the country’s independence. Alongside are the inscription LIETUVA (Lithuania), the logo of the Lithuanian Olympic Committee and the mintmark of the Lithuanian Mint.

Reverse

The reverse of the coin employs artistic means to depict the Olympic flame as an allegory of the athletes’ strength and determination, with abstracted figures of the athletes alongside. In the background are fragments of a stadium, running tracks and the Eiffel Tower, the symbol of Paris, with the inscriptions “Paryžius” (Paris), “XXXIII”, the denomination (€20) and the year of issue (2024).
Coin dedicated to the XXXIII Olympic Games in Paris and the Centenary of the Lithuanian Olympic Movement
Coin dedicated to the XXXIII Olympic Games in Paris and the Centenary of the Lithuanian Olympic Movement
Denomination: €20
Composition: silver Ag 925
Diameter: 38.61 mm
Weight: 28.28 g
Quality: PROOF
Coin type: collector

Designed by Eglė Žemaitė

On the edge of the coin: CITIUS. ALTIUS. FORTIUS
Release date: Q3 2024
Mintage: 2,000 pcs
Minted at the Lithuanian Mint


Last update: 23-02-2024