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Silver coin "Geodetic arc of Struve" - 20 euro of Lithuania, 2015

  Country: Lithuania

Denomination: 20 euro

Release Date: 2015

Obverse: coat of arms of Lithuania and stylized image of the meridian

Reverse: image of the meridian and the arc of Struve, as well as the names of the countries through which it passes

Edge: with the inscription "GIREIŠIAI N55to 54 '09" E25to 26' 12 "* MEŠKONYS N54to 55 '51" E25to 19' 00 "* PALIEPIUKAI N54to 38 '04" E25to 25' 45 "*"

Mint: Mint of Lithuania

Design: Tadas Zebrauskas

 

 

20 euroSilver (925 samples)28.28 g38.61 mm3 000Proof

 

 

   Lithuanian collector's silver coin with a face value of 20 euro "Struve Geodetic Arc" was issued in 2015 with a circulation of 3,000 coins. Minting was carried out at the Lithuanian mint.

   The obverse of the silver coin depicts the coat of arms of Lithuania and a stylized image of the meridian. Under the coat of arms is the face value of the coin "20 €" and on top is the sign of the Lithuanian mint, the name of the state "LIETUVA" and the year of issue "2015." Also on the left side of the semicircle is the inscription "UNESCO PASAULIO PAVELDAS."

   On the reverse of the Lithuanian coin is an image of the meridian and the Struve arc, as well as the names of the countries through which it passes and the coordinates of the northernmost and southernmost points of the arc. On the left is the inscription "STRUVĚS GEODEZINIS LANKAS."

 

 

List of Lithuanian euro collectible coins 2015

50 euro - Gold coin "Coinage in the Grand Duchy of Lithuania"

20 euro - Silver coin "500 years since the birth of Nikolai Radziwill Black"

20 euro - Silver coin "25 years of restoration of Lithuanian independence"

5 euro - Coin "25 years of restoration of Lithuanian independence"

5 euro - Silver coin "Literature"

20 euro - Silver coin "250 years since the birth of Mikhail Cleofas Oginsky"