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Silver coin "500 years of Riga Castle" - 5 euro of Latvia, 2015

  Country: Latvia

Denomination: 5 euro

Release Date: 2015

Obverse: stone stucco on the gates of the Riga Castle Monastery, depicting Madonna with a baby and Master of the Livonian Order Voltaire von Plettenberg

Reverse: Riga Castle

Edge: smooth

Coinage: Faude & Huguenin SA (Switzerland)

Design: Ivars Drulle (obverse), Ilze Libiete (reverse)



5 euroSilver (925 samples)26.00 g7 000Proof



   A collector's silver coin of Latvia with a face value of 5 euro was issued in 2015 on the occasion of the 500th anniversary of Riga Castle. It was minted by the Swiss company Faude & Huguenin SA with a circulation of 7,000 coins.

   The obverse  of the silver coin of Latvia depicts a stone stucco placed on the gates of the Riga Castle Monastery and depicts Madonna with a baby and the Master of the Livonian Order Voltaire von Plettenberg. To the left of the image is the face value of the "5 EURO" coin, to the right is the name of the country "LATVIJA" and below is the year of issue "2015."

   The reverse of the coin depicts Riga Castle, above which is the inscription "RIGAS PILS" and below is the year of construction "1515."



List of euro collectible coins of  Latvia for 2015 :

5 euro - Silver coin "150 years for the fire service of Latvia"

5 euro - Silver coin "Rainis and Aspasia"

5 euro - Silver coin "Melancholic Waltz"

5 euro - Silver coin "Fabulous coin I. Five cats"

5 euro - Silver coin "500 years of Livonian Ferding"