Latvia 2-EURO (KM-new)
Latvia 2-EURO (KM-new)

Latvia 2-EURO (KM-new) Griffin

This circulating commemorative coin features the coat of arms of Latgale, one of four historical and cultural centres of Latvia. Normally, I avoid heraldic animals, except when they are too cool to ignore. Having an animal walk on its hind legs and hold a weapon is the usual deal-breaker for me, but this is a mythological beast, so I can accept it prancing around with a weapon in hand... paw.

Specifications

  • Diameter: 25.7 mm
  • Composition: Nickel-brass clad nickel in Copper-nickel ring

Obverse Legend

LATVIJA LATGALE 2017

Reverse Legend

2 EURO

Edge Legend

DIEVS * SVĒTĪ * LATVIJU *

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