Latvia 2-EURO 2018 Zemgale
Latvia 2-EURO 2018 Zemgale

Latvia 2-EURO 2018 Zemgale Moose

This circulating commemorative coin features the coat of arms of Zemgale (aka Semigallia), one of four historical and cultural centres of Latvia. The beastie on this coin is a moose, except it is in Europe so it is actually called an Elk (possibly a "Silver elk"). This is confusing, since in North America an elk is a completely different animal.

Thanks to Maria for donating this coin to the zoo!

Specifications

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

Obverse Legend

LATVIJA ZEMGALE 2018

Reverse Legend

2 EURO

Edge Legend

DIEVS * SVĒTĪ * LATVIJU *

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