Croatia 1-KUNA (KM9.1)
Croatia 1-KUNA (KM9.1)

Croatia 1-KUNA (KM9.1) Marten

The new Republic of Croatia issued their first coins in 1993. The obverse features a marten, which is related to weasels, minks, and wolverines. The denomination 'Kuna' is Croatian for marten. Martens first appeared on a Croatian coin in 1256. In early times, a marten skin was a monetary unit. The reverse features the Nightingale (Slavuj = nightingale).

Specifications

  • Diameter: 22.4 mm
  • Composition: Copper-Nickel
  • CAT#: KM9.1

Obverse Legend

REPUBLIKA HRVATSKA 1 KUNA

Reverse Legend

SLAVUJ

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