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Gold coin "Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart" - 50 euro Austria, 2006

  Country: Austria

Denomination: 50 euro

Release Date: February 1, 2006

Series: Great Composers

Obverse: house on Götrydegasse Street in Salzburg, where Mozart was born

Reverse: portrait of Wolfgang Mozart and his father Leopold

Mint: Austrian Mint 

Design: Mag. Helmut Andexlinger, Herbert Wahner



50 euroGold (986 samples)10.14 g22.00 mm50 000proof



   Austria's collectible gold coin with a face value of 50 euro is dedicated to the outstanding Austrian composer and musician Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and is the last in the series "Great Composers." It was issued by the Austrian mint on February 1, 2006 with a circulation of 50,000 coins.

   The obverse of the golden coin of Austria depicts a house on Götrydegasse Street in Salzburg, where Mozart was born. Above the image is the name of the country "REPUBLIK ÖSTERREICH" and below is the face value "50 EURO." The year of issue of the 2006 coin is also indicated on the left.

   The reverse depicts portraits of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (right) and his father and teacher Leopold Mozart (left). On the left side of the reverse there is the name "LEOPOLD" and on top with a semicircle - "WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART." Below are the years of life of the composer "1756 1791."



List of collectible gold coins of 50 euro of Austria from the series "Great Composers":

2004 - Joseph Haydn Coin

2005 - Coin "Ludwig Van Beethoven"

2006 - Coin "Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart"