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Silver coin "150 years since the birth of Vidunas" - 20 euro of Lithuania, 2018

  Country: Lithuania

Denomination: 20 euro

Release date: March 22, 2018

Series: 100th anniversary of Lithuanian independence

Obverse: heraldic rider Vitis, Queen Louise Bridge in Tilsit

Reverse:  stylized portrait of Vidunas

Edge: with the inscription "KLAUSYTI NORIU IR TARNAUT ŠVIESYBEI, DORYBĚS, ŽMONIŠKUMO BŪT PAVEIKSLU"

Mint: Mint of Lithuania

Design: Lukas Siupsinskas, Alvydas Ladyga and Rytis Valantinas 

 

 

20 euroSilver (925 samples)28.28 g38.61 mm2 500proof

 

 

   A collector's silver coin of Lithuania with a face value of 20 euro was issued on March 22, 2018 and is dedicated to the 150th anniversary of the birth of the Lithuanian writer, philosopher and public figure Vidunas (real name Wilhelmas Storostas). The coin was minted at the Lithuanian Mint with a circulation of 2,500 units.

   The obverse of the collector's coin of Lithuania depicts the Queen Louise Bridge in the city of Tilsit (now Sovetsk), where the writer lived. The heraldic horseman Vitis is also depicted on the right side. On top is the name of the country "LIETUVA" and the year of issue of the coin "2018." Below is the face value of "20 €" and the sign of the Mint of Lithuania.

   The reverse of the coin depicts a stylized portrait of Vidunas, to the left of which is the name of the writer "VIDŪNAS" and the number "150."

 

 

List of Lithuanian euro collectible coins 2018

5 euro - Silver coin "Diplomacy"

10 euro - Silver coin "Armed forces and paramilitary organizations"

20 euro - Silver coin "Legal System"

50 euro - Gold coin "Signatories of the Lithuanian Independence Act"

1.5 euro - Coin "50th anniversary of Physics Day at Vilnius University"

1.5 Euros - Jonines Coin

5 euro - Silver coin "Jonines"

5 euro - Gold coin "Technological Sciences"