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Gold coin "The Crown of St. Wenceslas" - 100 euro Austria, 2011

  Country: Austria

Denomination: 100 euro

Issue Date: November 9, 2011

Series: Crowns of the House of Habsburg

Obverse: the crown of St. Wenceslas

Reverse: portrait of King Rudolph II against the background of Charles Bridge and St. Vitus Cathedral in Prague

Mint: Austrian Mint 

Design: Herbert Wahner

 

 

100 euroGold (986 samples)16.23 g30.00 mm30 000proof

 

 

   The collectible gold coin of Austria with a face value of 100 euro "The Crown of St. Wenceslas" is the fourth in the series "Crowns of the House of Habsburg." It was released on November 9, 2011. Minted in the Austrian mint with a circulation of 30,000 coins.

   The obverse of the gold coin 100 euro depicts the crown of St. Wenceslas. Above the image is the name of the country "REPUBLIK ÖSTERREICH" and in the lower left part there is another inscription - "WENZELSKRONE." On the left is the denomination of the coin "100 EURO" and on the right is the year of minting "2011."

   The reverse of the coin depicts a portrait of King Rudolph II against the background of Charles Bridge and St. Vitus Cathedral in Prague, where the crown of St. Wenceslas is now stored. At the bottom of the coin is the inscription "RUDOLF II. KÖNIG v.BÖHMEN" ("RUDOLF II KING OF BOHEMIA").

 

 

List of collectible gold coins of 100 euro of Austria from the series "Crowns of the House of Habsburg":

2008 - Coin "Crown of the Holy Roman Empire"

2009 - Coin "Crown of Archdukes of Austria"

2010 - Coin "The Hungarian Crown of St. Stephen"

2011 - Coin "The Crown of St. Wenceslas"

2012 - Coin "Crown of the Austrian Empire"