€1.50 coin dedicated to the fairy tale “The Twelve Brothers, Twelve Black Ravens” (from the series “Tales from My Childhood”)
Designed by Eglė Žemaitė
“The Twelve Brothers, Twelve Black Ravens” is a well-known Lithuanian folk tale about a sister searching for her enchanted brothers who have been turned into black ravens. The black ravens symbolise a mysterious and magical world which is not easy to enter. This fairy tale highlights the importance of cooperation, perseverance and determination in overcoming challenges. It is a valuable teaching tool which imparts the nation’s values and morals to future generations.