Lithuania 10 cents 2015 - Vytis

Obverse of Lithuania 10 cents 2015 - Vytis

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Krause - Mishler KM# 208
Details The coin bears the symbol of the Lithuanian national emblem Vytis, surrounded by 12 stars against the background of horizontal lines.

The Order of the Cross of Vytis was the first state decoration of the pre-war Lithuania reinstated on 15 January 1991. The first to receive the First Class Order of the Cross of Vytis in the re-established Independent State of Lithuania were the victims of the 1991 January Events in Vilnius and Medininkai.
Specifications Diameter - 19.75mm Thickness - 1.93mm Weight - 4.1gr
Composition Nordic gold (89% copper - 5% aluminium - 5% zinc - 1% tin)
Edge Shaped edge with fine scallops (40 scallops)
Comments Designer: Antanas ┼Żukauskas

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