Austria 5-SCHILLING (KM2889a)
Austria 5-SCHILLING (KM2889a)

Austria 5-SCHILLING (KM2889a) Horse (Lipizzaner)

The horse pictured on this coin is a Lipizzaner Stallion performing a 'levada' maneuver.

This coin was originally issued in silver (1960 to 1968) then changed to copper-nickel, which lasted until 2001 when Austria switched to the Euro.

Specifications

  • Diameter: 23.5 mm
  • Composition: Copper-Nickel
  • CAT#: KM2889a

Obverse Legend

Republik Osterreich

Reverse Legend

Schilling

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